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 More than one way to skin a cat (Posted on 2010-03-24)
You start with a zero and try to reach exactly 100 in 4 stages, each stage consisting of either increasing or decreasing your current number by a factorial n!( number like 1,2,6,24,120,720 etc) .
How many sequences exist to accomplish this task?

 Submitted by Ady TZIDON No Rating Solution: (Hide) ans:36 sol: a)24, 2, 2 and 120(12 permutations) b) -24, -2, 6 and 120 (24 permutations).

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 Subject Author Date re: Gamma a break! (spoiler) Charlie 2010-03-24 15:46:52 Gamma a break! (spoiler) Dej Mar 2010-03-24 14:26:47 Let me count the ways -- computer solution Charlie 2010-03-24 12:49:05 re: and Completion (set,sequence,stage...) Ady TZIDON 2010-03-24 12:33:25 and Completion (set,sequence,stage...) ed bottemiller 2010-03-24 11:29:10 Starter ed bottemiller 2010-03-24 10:56:11

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