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*To*: at-l@patsy.hack.net*Subject*: Re: [AT-L] Re: [AT-L] Re: SAT and the AT*From*: Stephen Bryant <s-bryant@uchicago.edu>*Date*: Mon, 7 Oct 1996 09:35:13 -0500*In-Reply-To*: <19961006122853000.AAB94@ACS.net>

Did I miss the hotels on the AT that were nice enough to have bell hops??? >Here's a good one for a math person... > >3 thru hikers check into a hotel. The room costs $30, each hiker gave the >clerk >$10. The clerk discovers that the room was actually only $25, so he >gives the bellhop 5 one dollar bills to return to the hikers. The bell >hop can't figure out how to split the 5 bills evenly, so he keeps 2 of >the dollar bills ($2) and return three dollars to the weary hikers. (one >dollar to each hiker) > >This means each hiker has paid only $9 ($10 - $1=$9) >3 men x $9 = $27 >bellhop kept $2 > >$27 + $2 = $29 > >What happened to the other dollar ???????????????? > >P.S. I don't know either and it is making me crazy ........

**Re: [AT-L] Re: SAT and the AT***From*: richards@acsworld.net (Rich Scanlon)

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