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deadcarp    Posted 02-02-2005 at 11:00:55       [Reply]  [No Email]
awright, same rancher died. he'd bought a square family burial plot, kept 1/4 but said in his will, the boys should each get the same size & same shape as each other. only this time he had 4 sons. how was it divided?


solution-don't peek    Posted 02-02-2005 at 15:14:49       [Reply]  [No Email]

don't peek :)


EngineerJoyce    Posted 02-02-2005 at 12:36:38       [Reply]  [No Email]
Each gets 1/4 of the remaining 3/4 which is also known as 3/16 of the entire plot. Each son would be buried with their head / feet to dad's side.
_________
|_______| <--Dad
| | | | |
| | | | | <--The 4 sons (I hope they're short!)
|_|_|_|_|

Sorry to spoil your fun so early, but the girls seem to be counting on me!


EngineerJoyce    Posted 02-02-2005 at 12:38:46       [Reply]  [No Email]
...hmmm that illustration comes out much better when courier text is used (darn these newfangled texts)


steve19438    Posted 02-02-2005 at 11:22:42       [Reply]  [Send Email]
cremate them all. spread ashes over entire plot.


hay    Posted 02-02-2005 at 11:18:05       [Reply]  [No Email]
bury them standing.


bob ny    Posted 02-02-2005 at 11:06:12       [Reply]  [No Email]
shoot thats easy plant em five deep


not agian    Posted 02-02-2005 at 11:04:47       [Reply]  [No Email]
ninety nine bottles of beer on the wall i drank one now theres ninetyeight bottles


deadcarp    Posted 02-02-2005 at 11:35:05       [Reply]  [No Email]
always glad to see a willing precipitant! lol


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