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Tuesday: Miss MaryDoll’s Tricky, Tantalising, Tortuous, Teaser.

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Marydoll Tue 28-Apr-20 09:21:07

Good morning class, here we are again, happy as can be, well as happy as we can in the circumstances.

Please DO NOT your answers, this allows others to have go. If you are keen to know if you got it correct, feel free to PM me.

Sorry the image is a bit skew-whiff.

Can you find the smallest possible number that is divisible by fifteen, which contains only ones and zeroes (e.g: 10, 11, 100)
You do not need a calculator to solve it, but a piece of paper would be helpful.

Good luck!

Marydoll Tue 28-Apr-20 09:27:04

I missed out POST!
Please do not post your answers, hold your water, as my friend would say.

I have DD on the end of the phone, as I'm trying to post.
She wants to know how to dilute weedkiller!😱😰
Never mind the weedkiller, what about the protective equipment she will also need!

Pittcity Tue 28-Apr-20 09:39:53

My paper looks like a fence with holes in, loads of 1111111011111 ......
But I have an answer Miss 🍏

shysal Tue 28-Apr-20 09:41:00

I did use my calculator. I kept adding 15 until I came up with the answer.

Marydoll Tue 28-Apr-20 09:41:37

Just to clarify, the image is misleading, no binary numbers involved.

Marydoll Tue 28-Apr-20 09:51:29

Feel free to send your answers

gillybob Tue 28-Apr-20 09:52:49

I’ve sent a PM.

Plees let me be rite. 🤞

Pantglas2 Tue 28-Apr-20 10:02:23

I’ve massaged Miss swell Gillybob- praps we’ll get bajs! (Wyrds of vice to you.....done be angin bout wiv de norty gurls rels you wone get none bajs!)

Marydoll Tue 28-Apr-20 10:06:25

My 🌟 pupil Gilly, I'm busy just now, but I will make you a special certificate later.

My nearly ⭐ pupil Pantglas, your number is too large. Full marks for trying.

Gemini17892 Tue 28-Apr-20 10:07:04

Marydoll , I love you but you are too clever for me. I’m in the bottom group for maths. Could Wednesday’s wonderfully wicked puzzle be a tad easier pretty please.

gillybob Tue 28-Apr-20 10:12:55

Fank you Miss I did about a fousnd sums in me jotta bee for I got it . smile

gillybob Tue 28-Apr-20 10:13:42

Oh I love a stiff git grin

Pantglas2 Tue 28-Apr-20 10:14:38

I’ve ad to massage Miss gen cos I woz licl bit hazety....an the class pensel shapner woz broked....an I gotted all Confucius- silly me!

Callistemon Tue 28-Apr-20 10:17:14

I have sent you the answer Miss

It mite be rite it mite be wrong
But I'm going out to play now.

In my mac and wellies

Doodle Tue 28-Apr-20 10:27:12

Miss I good at massage too, an if yous sholdurs hured I can do it. I fought you mite need elp coz pantglas sad she’d massaged you. 🤔

Doodle Tue 28-Apr-20 10:27:50

callistemon are you goin to jump in puddles 😀

gillybob Tue 28-Apr-20 10:30:27

You should change your name to door-dle doodle cos your orways late for skool .

Doodle Tue 28-Apr-20 10:33:40

I cum back whn I dun it Miss

Doodle Tue 28-Apr-20 10:35:41

I don door dle gilly I jus get up late. My larm clock don’t wurk. 😧

gillybob Tue 28-Apr-20 10:38:45

O sowwy doodley I fort yoo jus tuck yore time and hung around the shops or summick .

Doodle Tue 28-Apr-20 10:40:46

Well may bee I sees sum boys gillybob 😀

Doodle Tue 28-Apr-20 10:42:33

miss I dun my sum I fink but I will wate for ans er later.
granygravy if you cum in today you can sit wiv me coz I might learn to speek proper if I listen to you. I still like u 😊

gillybob Tue 28-Apr-20 10:43:59

Your proppa norty Doodley you betta be cairfle case yoo get cawt and yool get kild off Miss

gillybob Tue 28-Apr-20 10:53:00

I bet Miss is reeeeely struglin to reed sum of thees. grin

CraftyGranny Tue 28-Apr-20 11:02:43

I'm in Doodle, Miss said you are trouble, and if I was your new friend then Gillybob might get jealous and start bullying me. I have worked out the sum though, I think, do you want to see?
I am now going back to my sewing machine to make some more masks for my family, ready for when they can go out. I have put Hepa filters in the masks, from a Henry vac, in them to keep them safe. Unused ones though, because the full ones are already in the bin