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Cheaper by the dozen

  1. May 26, 2005 #1
    There's an item in the store, the price of which is 2 for a dollar. 36 can be had for 2 dollars and 475 will cost you 3 dollars. What is the item?
     
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  3. May 26, 2005 #2

    JamesU

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    The cheaper by the dozen DVD because nobody wants to buy it? :biggrin:
     
  4. May 26, 2005 #3
    I have seen this before.
     
  5. May 26, 2005 #4
    guess: numbers, the metal ones, for house addresses?
     
  6. May 27, 2005 #5
    DarkEternal, of course, is correct. And so, probably, is BicycleTree.
     
  7. May 27, 2005 #6
    i don't get what DarkEternal means...
     
  8. May 27, 2005 #7
    You know how you can buy the actual numbers to nail up on your house for your address? Let's say each one costs $1.00. Now read what he has up top. The number "2" will cost... $1.00. The numbers "3" and "6" (36) will cost you $2.00. And the numbers "4", "7" and "5" will cost you $3.00.
     
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