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Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Weekend Extra Credit Problem Solving:

Due Monday, November 8, 2010

Amanda is running for a political office in her city.  A friend told her that the best way to get the votes she needs to win is to go out and shake some hands.  Amanda lives in a city of 150,000 people.  She wonders roughly how much time she would need to shake hands with everyone in her city.  She decides to find her answer.  She start with 10 people and finds that it takes about 8 seconds to shake hands with 10 people.  Find how long it would take Amanda to shake hands with every person in her city. 

5 Extra Credit Points!

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