Can You Solve The Two Rope Puzzle?  You have two ropes and a…

Can You Solve The Two Rope Puzzle? 

You have two ropes and a lighter. Each rope burns in 60 minutes, but the ropes do not burn at a constant rate. How can you measure 45 minutes by burning the ropes? Some of you might have heard this problem before. If so, try this variation: how can you measure 50 minutes? Watch the video for a solution to each problem.

Blog (formal math proof using sequences): http://mindyourdecisions.com/blog/2016/05/08/can-you-solve-the-two-rope-puzzle-classic-problem-and-variation/

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