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**mathgogocart****Member**- Registered: 2012-04-29
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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

No T?

Is there an S in there?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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R in there?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Ice Cream

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Let me have an S!

Of course that result can be rigorously obtained, but who cares?

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nope8hint a name!

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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There should be a T in there.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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E?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Must be an M?

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Nope.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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What about an N?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Is there an A in there?

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**phrontister****Real Member**- From: The Land of Tomorrow
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Are this person's mum and dad called Marguerite and Paul?

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phrontister wrote:

Are this person's mum and dad called Marguerite and Paul?

No,and please,NO SPAM

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**phrontister****Real Member**- From: The Land of Tomorrow
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And there I was, thinking the answer could have been Leonhard Euler, born 15 April 1707 in Basel, Switzerland to Marguerite Brucker and Paul Euler.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Well then give me an H!

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**phrontister****Real Member**- From: The Land of Tomorrow
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Hi mathgogocart,

Sorry about the 'spam'. I can't always play with a straight bat, and I like to add some spice here and there to stir up the thought cells. But I'll desist from that...in this thread...for a while...while I remember.

I think you'll find that my disease is pretty general here on MIF, and most of us would see that as adding to the 'fun' in 'Maths Is Fun'.

In this case I thought that I'd solved the puzzle but I wanted to keep my answer secret so that others could play on. I could have used the 'hide' box, I suppose, but I chose to reveal my answer cryptically so that you would know - just by googling for the person's parents' names (ie, if you didn't already know them) - whether or not I actually had solved it.

But my answer was wrong, so I'll play on...

Could there be a 'C'?

*Last edited by phrontister (2012-12-13 11:11:35)*

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**mathgogocart****Member**- Registered: 2012-04-29
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phrontister wrote:

Hi mathgogocart,

Sorry about the 'spam'. I can't always play with a straight bat, and I like to add some spice here and there to stir up the thought cells. But I'll desist from that...in this thread...for a while...while I remember.

I think you'll find that my disease is pretty general here on MIF, and most of us would see that as adding to the 'fun' in 'Maths Is Fun'.

In this case I thought that I'd solved the puzzle but I wanted to keep my answer secret so that others could play on. I could have used the 'hide' box, I suppose, but I chose to reveal my answer cryptically so that you would know - just by googling for the person's parents' names (ie, if you didn't already know them) - whether or not I actually had solved it.

But my answer was wrong, so I'll play on...

Could there be a 'C'?

No,your awnser,Leonard Euler is right!

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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E?

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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