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Posted Thursday, August 4, 2011 10:38 PM
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Posted Friday, August 5, 2011 1:10 AM


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Good question. Thanks

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Posted Friday, August 5, 2011 1:24 AM
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Nice question, thank you.

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Posted Friday, August 5, 2011 1:58 AM


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Good twister for a Friday morning.

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Posted Friday, August 5, 2011 2:00 AM
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Thanks for the question.
However, I do not quite agree with your answer that the query you provided is 'a bit of a trick question'; I'd rather consider it testing the ability to logically analyze and disect a given query.
Cool though, that you provided the less complex version to achieve the same result.

Thanks again, nice question,
Michael
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Posted Friday, August 5, 2011 2:22 AM


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sneaky! very nearly got that one wrong.

I think the use of 'not in' threw me off there as opposed to <>

'not in' implies that multiple results are going to be excluded.


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Posted Friday, August 5, 2011 2:42 AM
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Great question and glad it was a bit of a trick, and not that we were looking for something funny in the behavior of MAX!
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Posted Friday, August 5, 2011 2:43 AM


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Great question to check if I'm still awake at Friday



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Posted Friday, August 5, 2011 2:45 AM


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Nice logic puzzle - good question.

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Posted Friday, August 5, 2011 2:52 AM


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Good q, thanks

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