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39 coins (Posted on 2003-04-23) Difficulty: 4 of 5
If you haven't done any of the other coin problems, then you might want to go back and try those now, this one is very difficult, even if you have figured out the other ones.

This time, as the title implies, there are 39 coins, and one is fake. You have a balance scale, which can be used 4 times.

How would you find the fake coin?

See The Solution Submitted by Jonathan Waltz    
Rating: 4.1250 (8 votes)

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  Subject Author Date
QuestionComplete Solution in outline form.Ken Haley2005-09-08 06:01:51
re: soooo simpleme2003-06-05 23:15:47
soooo simpleme2003-06-05 23:11:41
re: General SolutionSanjay2003-05-22 05:50:21
re: General SolutionCharlie2003-05-17 09:25:32
SolutionGeneral SolutionSanjay2003-05-16 13:16:12
Hints/TipsSolutionAlan2003-04-26 07:18:01
re: THE SOLUTIONCharlie2003-04-23 18:21:50
SolutionTHE SOLUTIONJonny Doe2003-04-23 15:28:19
SolutionsolutionCharlie2003-04-23 13:12:14
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