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The Dizzy Traveller (Posted on 2002-09-25) Difficulty: 4 of 5
A traveller starts out from the Earth's equator, heading exactly northeast. Undeterred by mountains, oceans and political boundaries, he continues on a northeasterly heading until he can go no further.

Where does he end up?

How far did he go?

How many times did he circumnavigate the earth? (For these purposes, this means travel through 360 degrees of longitude.)

See The Solution Submitted by Jim Lyon    
Rating: 4.5000 (8 votes)

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  Subject Author Date
Some Thoughtssome thoughts on the problemK Sengupta2007-05-15 04:32:29
No Subjectjoy2003-06-16 17:49:12
my solution...i thinkmargaret2003-03-19 11:24:37
Some ThoughtsWOWcandace2003-01-29 11:36:00
re(4): re SolutionKozo Morimoto2002-12-06 02:31:53
re(3): re SolutionCheradenine2002-10-03 03:00:09
re(2): re SolutionJim Lyon2002-10-02 08:01:31
re: re SolutionTomM2002-10-01 11:51:39
re SolutionCheradenine2002-10-01 02:42:04
re: Some Commentslevik2002-09-27 14:43:44
Some ThoughtsSome CommentsJim Lyon2002-09-27 13:22:16
re(8): Doesn't matter.friedlinguini2002-09-27 05:29:12
re(7): Doesn't matter.Cheradenine2002-09-27 02:47:04
Hints/Tipsre(8): Doesn't matter.TomM2002-09-26 15:33:50
1/4. Change hemisphere, change relative direction.t2002-09-26 14:31:51
No Subjectt2002-09-26 14:30:51
re(7): Doesn't matter.TomM2002-09-26 11:37:10
re(6): Doesn't matter.friedlinguini2002-09-26 09:51:36
re(5): Doesn't matter.Cheradenine2002-09-26 06:40:04
re(4): Doesn't matter.friedlinguini2002-09-26 06:20:08
re(3): Doesn't matter.Cheradenine2002-09-26 05:42:07
re(2): Doesn't matter.Happy2002-09-26 05:36:49
Some Thoughtsre: Doesn't matter.friedlinguini2002-09-26 04:47:41
SolutionDoesn't matter.TomM2002-09-25 15:18:17
QuestionMissing a bit of info...friedlinguini2002-09-25 13:45:12
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