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Re: Riddles with a Prize, by Mantus Anchors

Originally Posted by MedSailor View Post
If you have to ask, Grasshopper, then you are not yet ready.....
Perhaps, but I do know the definition of a riddle:

ridĚdle/ˈridl/ Noun: A question intentionally phrased to require ingenuity in ascertaining its answer.

No ingenuity required for the jack in the box, just the ability to translate mass and gravity into a mathematical equation. That's a problem set. The light switch question was a riddle.

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