Wednesday, August 13, 2008

Answer to that riddle

A million divided by one fourth is 4 million, not a quarter of a million. A million times one fourth is a quarter of million, but a million divided by a fourth is the number of fourths that go into a million. So the answer to the problem is 4,000,050

1 comment:

ljcabrera said...

Doesn't your conclusion come out to be 9 which makes your knowledge of the riddle complete?