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coxswain
10-23-2008, 05:27 PM
If 2*6=4, and 4*1=7, and 8*3=1, then what does 5*5 equal? Last problem on my worksheet. Thanks!

mmm4444bot
10-23-2008, 06:05 PM
Hello Coxswain:

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stapel
10-27-2008, 10:39 AM
If 2*6=4, and 4*1=7, and 8*3=1, then what does 5*5 equal?
Since, in decimal arithmetic and under normal conditions, none of the stated equalities is actually true, it might help if you provided the missing contextual information. Thank you.

Eliz.