Originally Posted by pdurrant
The solution to the xkcd puzzle is very similar to the solution for this puzzle. Really, they're the same puzzle, just stated differently, and with different numbers.
thank god for that !
There is a solution to the xkcd puzzle on the xkcd site, it's just the solution page isn't linked to from the puzzle page. You really have to want to find the solution to find it — via an appropriate google search. I urge you to resist doing so.
GAAAAAAAAA !!! now i have to resist clicking the spoiler button AND resist doing a google search ????
you're trying to kill me, aren't you ?
yep, seems reasonable to me. so, omk, have you got any thoughts ? i'll tell you right now i haven't got a single one yet.
not worth / appropriate for posting, anyway.