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950 (Posted on 2004-06-10) Difficulty: 2 of 5
Take the number 1010101 and rearrange it to represent 950.

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Solution a way | Comment 7 of 18 |

Rotate the last three 1's to be diagonal lower-left to upper right, and place each one's lower left end as tangent the the upper left of its nearest 0, making three 6's in a row after the initial 1.

This forms 1666, which, in octal (base-8), is equivalent to decimal 950.


  Posted by Charlie on 2004-06-10 14:52:41
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