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## Re: The Weakest Link x-mac-creator="4D4F5353"

 ```Grrrrrrrrrrrrr. Missed 'em all. Geoff Branch '74 Meejit "Yellow Peril" '72 Innocenti 1300 Mini ----- Original Message ----- From "Roy" To: Sent: Monday, August 20, 2001 12:29 PM Subject: The Weakest Link x-mac-creator="4D4F5353" > Subject: "The Weakest Link" > > Are you the weakest link ? > I am going to ask you listers three questions. > And you have to answer them instantly. > You can't take your time, you have to answer immediately. > O.K.? > Let's find just how clever you really are ........ > Ready? > GO !!!!! > > First Question: > You are participating in a rally. You overtake the second car. > What position do you finish? > > NOW! See the answer below.. > > Answer: > If you answer that you arrived first, then you are > absolutely wrong!!! > Cause you overtake the second and you take his place > so you arrived second!!! !! > > To answer the second question don't take as much > time as you took for the first question. > > Second Question: If you overtake the last car then you > arrive...? > > Answer: If you answer that you arrived second last > then you are wrong again. > Tell me, how can you overtake the LAST !!!! > The question is wrong! You're not very good at this are > you??? > > Third Question > Subject: *Very very Tricky maths! > Note: This riddle must be done IN YOUR HEAD > ONLY and NOT using paper and a pen. Try it. > > Take 1000 and add 40 to it. > Now add another 1000. > Now add 30. > Another 1000. > Now add 20. > Now add another 1000. > Now add 10. > > What is the total? (scroll down for answer) > > Did you get 5000? > The correct answer is actually 4100. > Don' t believe it? Check with your calculator! > The decimal sequence confuses our brain,that always > jumps to the highest decimals (100s instead of 10s). > That should have you in a bad mood for the rest of > the day!!! > > Have a nice day. > Roy Rogers ```