# The Number Game

Discussion in 'The Water Cooler' started by beeaitch, Jul 10, 2011.

1. ### patcooke Microsoft MVPStaff MemberPremium SupporterMicrosoft MVP

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Would you believe that 21 is the smallest number of distinct squares into which a square can be dissected?

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Did not know that patcooke ... its also my age

22

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and if you multiply it by 2.....then minus your age its

23

4. ### patcooke Microsoft MVPStaff MemberPremium SupporterMicrosoft MVP

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Did you know that if there are 24 people in a room then the odds are greater then evens that two of them share a birthday? It's true - honest!

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Yes...it could...but the next number is 24

6. ### patcooke Microsoft MVPStaff MemberPremium SupporterMicrosoft MVP

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And 25 is the smallest integer which is both a square and the sum of two square integers (as in Pythagoras).

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and 26 is ... er 26

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Whereas 27 is the first odd perfect cube (apart from 1 which is trivial).

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May 28 is the 148th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar.

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On August 29, 1988, Sarah Palin eloped with her high school sweetheart, Todd Palin.

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And 30 is half of 60

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March 31 is the 90th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar

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32 is ......... 30 ....... + ....... 2

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Boston's Larry Bird jersey is number 33

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34 is my neighbors door number

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so..... your door number could be 35.

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No there way across the road

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