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The Slow But Rewarding Ride (Posted on 2003-01-24) Difficulty: 2 of 5
A very old rich man was in the hospital awaiting death. He called for his two sons to see him before he died. He said to his sons, "I want you each to find a horse and ride it to the next town. The owner of the horse that arrives last will recieve my entire fortune." The sons were both very confused as to how they would get to the next town last.

They both started their ride to the next town, each trying desperately to go slower than the other. Just when they were about to give up, they both had an idea of how to inherit the money.

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  Subject Author Date
doesn't workelisha2007-09-13 18:19:14
SolutionSolution To The problemK Sengupta2007-04-12 11:58:47
I was wondering how i couldnt get this one postedJak Dakars2005-08-23 23:40:36
hi ho silverwhome?2005-01-30 16:24:28
No SubjectBilly Bob2004-04-03 13:48:17
SolutionAnswer hereShanna2004-03-24 17:10:18
Solutiongood riddlebik882003-03-18 15:12:26
Some Thoughts ??????Ravi Raja2003-02-12 20:52:25
SolutionI got it too !!!!Ravi Raja2003-02-12 20:50:52
No - your solution is not correctJesse2003-01-29 12:26:49
Correct SolutionJesse2003-01-27 15:32:04
Solutioneasyragnar2003-01-24 11:49:46
Some ThoughtsBetter solutionAlan2003-01-24 07:19:50
Me toosarah2003-01-24 06:00:37
got itMarina2003-01-24 05:20:44
I got itjay2003-01-24 04:12:23
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