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 Fruit prices (Posted on 2012-06-05)
At the store, there is a rule for determining the price of fruit. An apple costs 50¢, a pear costs 40¢, and an orange costs 60¢. It seems like the rule is 10¢ per letter, but a lemon does not cost 50¢. How much does a lemon cost?

 Submitted by Math Man Rating: 4.0000 (1 votes) Solution: (Hide) 59¢. A+P+P+L+E=1+16+16+12+5=50 P+E+A+R=16+5+1+18=40 O+R+A+N+G+E=15+18+1+14+7+5=60 L+E+M+O+N=12+5+13+15+14=59

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 Subject Author Date re(2): A semi-sensible solution Dej Mar 2012-06-06 08:36:33 a list of modulo-10 cent fruits Dej Mar 2012-06-06 08:15:16 re: A semi-sensible solution Ady TZIDON 2012-06-05 20:55:22 re: A semi-sensible solution Ady TZIDON 2012-06-05 20:55:10 re: A semi-sensible solution Ady TZIDON 2012-06-05 20:08:54 re: A semi-sensible solution Dustin 2012-06-05 16:09:17 A semi-sensible solution Jer 2012-06-05 13:14:29 HOW MUCH DO YOU WANT IT TO COST? Ady TZIDON 2012-06-05 11:57:02
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