The number of eggs in a basket doubles every minute. If it’s full of eggs in an hour, when was the basket half full?
At 59 minutes. The eggs double every minute, so half full would be a minute before it was full.
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4 Comments on "Lots of Eggs"
Muffin says February 9, 2019 @ 14:55
A minute earlier.
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Erik says July 14, 2020 @ 15:40
Assuming the basket started with a single egg, after doubling every minute for 60 minutes there would be 1,152,921,504,606,850,000 eggs. So the real question would be “how big does the basket need to be?”
True says August 27, 2020 @ 02:00
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