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**mathaholic****Member**- From: Earth
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Getting good at this, phrontister and bobbym!

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Hi;

You sure are happy! Anymore?

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IV.

My number is:

1) Nearest to 50.

2) Nearest to 7^2.

3) A prime number.

What is it?

Make sure the difference is the least so it could be nearest to 50 and 7^2.

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Hi

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Hi julianthemath,

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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.** **A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.**

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Correct!

V.

My number is:

1) A composite number.

2) It is greater than 5.

3) Is a square number.

4) No more than 40.

5) Has these factors, 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 9, 12, 24, 36.

What is it?**There is a hint!**

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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It is a 36. 6 x 6 = 36

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Yes siree!

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Hi;

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Thanks, if only that were true.

Got another one?

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I need some more replies for #VI.

Just wait, bobbym.

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Okay!

VII.

My number is:

1) A composite number.

2) Is a perfect square.

3) Nearer to 4!

What is it?

Give square root and square number!

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Hi julianthemath;

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Good, bobbym!

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Hi;

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Correcto!

A long time since the last post!

9. If I have 1000 strawberries, and I give a prime number of strawberries to my brother, then I will have 977 left. How many strawberries did I give to my brother?

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10. I have $10,000. I bought:

2 game consoles for $500 each

3 monopoly games for $200 each

How much money do I have left?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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8400 dollars are left.

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Good.

XI

1) It is a Squimintrius number.

2) It is a multiple of 4.

3) It is also a multiple of 12.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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What is a squiddymimus number?

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