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How well do you know MAX?


How well do you know MAX?

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Latheesh NK
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A Good twisting question...
Shark Energy
Shark Energy
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Caught me out therefore an annoying question :-P

(obviously wouldn't have caught out anyone that ran it as usual...)
Richard Warr
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Great question which illustrates why this type of technique should never be used in the real world!

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DugyC
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Great question, reminds me of the old logical puzzle exams in interviews.

Cheers :-D

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Kiara
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Nice question! I'm really, really glad I stopped, drank more coffee, and thought it through before answering though!

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Glad I had finished my first cup of morning coffee to wake up that part of my mind that thinks logically.

Thanks, a nice way to end the week, now hoping the remainder of my day is as good.

If everything seems to be going well, you have obviously overlooked something.

Ron

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Daniel Bowlin
Daniel Bowlin
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Not so much about MAX as it is about logic. Nice question. Thanks.
Scott Arendt
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Nice question, I almost fell for answering third highest.
Mike Is Here
Mike Is Here
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Good question, nice little brain teaser for a friday morning.
Mattrick
Mattrick
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I enjoyed this question. Thanks!
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