1. Not finding help here? Sign up for a free 30min tutor trial with Chegg Tutors
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Old Man & Wrinkle

  1. Jan 10, 2007 #1
    Man Wrinkle spent one-fourth of his life as a boy, one-eighth as a youth, and one-half as an active man. If Man Wrinkle spent 9 years as an old man, then how many years did he spend as an active man?:bugeye:
  2. jcsd
  3. Jan 10, 2007 #2
    36 years of course.
  4. Jan 10, 2007 #3
    U are Correct:)
  5. Jan 10, 2007 #4


    User Avatar
    Staff Emeritus
    Science Advisor
    Gold Member

    36 Years and he lived to be 72 years old.

    Edit: Damn too slow
  6. Jan 10, 2007 #5
    :) correct..........
  7. Jan 10, 2007 #6
    Heh Hootenay :-)
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook

Have something to add?