Coin Puzzle - This Will Be The Most Intersesting Event Of Your Life! :

This is a discussion on Coin Puzzle - This Will Be The Most Intersesting Event Of Your Life! : within the Off Topic & Humor Discussion forums, part of the The Back Porch category; OK, (though I HOPE it won't be the most interesting event of your life. I lied...) Take 6 pennies or any 6 coins the same ...

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 17
Like Tree3Likes

Thread: Coin Puzzle - This Will Be The Most Intersesting Event Of Your Life! :

  1. #1
    Senior Member Array detective's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Location
    buffalo NY
    Posts
    875

    Coin Puzzle - This Will Be The Most Intersesting Event Of Your Life! :

    OK, (though I HOPE it won't be the most interesting event of your life. I lied...)

    Take 6 pennies or any 6 coins the same and put them on table in an inverted "V" : you'll have one straight line with 4 coins intersecting another straight line of 3 coins. Like this (ignore he dots)

    ------------------------------4
    ...................................3.....5
    --------------------------2...........6
    ------------------------1

  2. Remove Ads

  3. #2
    VIP Member
    Array Mike1956's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    Marion County, Ohio
    Posts
    9,107
    Puzzle? It's an angle.
    "Who are the ones that we kept in charge? Killers, thieves, and lawyers"

    Tom Waits, God's Away on Business

  4. #3
    VIP Member Array maxwell97's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    Minnesota
    Posts
    2,411
    Quote Originally Posted by detective View Post
    OK, (though I HOPE it won't be the most interesting event of your life. I lied...)

    Take 6 pennies or any 6 coins the same and put them on table in an inverted "V" : you'll have one straight line with 4 coins intersecting another straight line of 3 coins


    ----------------------------*
    ...............................**
    -----------------------*........*
    ---------------------*
    So far I'm not seeing the excitement... Is this one of those "you have to experience it for yourself" deals?

    Sorry, I'll be quiet while you finish.
    "Yet this government never of itself furthered any enterprise, but by the alacrity with which it got out of the way... The character inherent in the American people has done all that has been accomplished; and it would have done somewhat more, if the government had not sometimes got in its way."

  5. #4
    VIP Member
    Array Mike1956's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    Marion County, Ohio
    Posts
    9,107
    Quote Originally Posted by detective View Post
    OK, (though I HOPE it won't be the most interesting event of your life. I lied...)

    Take 6 pennies or any 6 coins the same and put them on table in an inverted "V" : you'll have one straight line with 4 coins intersecting another straight line of 3 coins. Like this (ignore he dots)

    ------------------------------4
    ...................................3.....5
    --------------------------2...........6
    ------------------------1
    OK, it used to look like an inverted V.
    "Who are the ones that we kept in charge? Killers, thieves, and lawyers"

    Tom Waits, God's Away on Business

  6. #5
    Ex Member Array IndianaSig's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2013
    Location
    Indianapolis
    Posts
    733
    mesmerizing......
    Sister likes this.

  7. #6
    VIP Member
    Array PEF's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    Georgia
    Posts
    3,074
    I placed the six pennies in a stack and it blew my mind!
    Sister likes this.
    -PEF, a Framer with a Steelie...
    ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
    1. All guns are always loaded.
    2. Never let the muzzle cover anything you are not willing to destroy.
    3. Keep your finger off the trigger until your sights are on the target.
    4. Be sure of your target and what is beyond it.

  8. #7
    Member Array Pinot's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    Washington state
    Posts
    333
    I'm getting a headache, it must be the excitement.

  9. #8
    VIP Member Array Patti's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    The Show Me State
    Posts
    2,531
    Well, it's making my head hurt and I'm not even excited.
    Socialism is the philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance and the gospel of envy. Winston Churchill

  10. #9
    VIP Member
    Array welder516's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2013
    Location
    The Crab State if i could leave i would
    Posts
    2,416
    Yep , 6 seconds of my life i won't get back
    Member of the NRA
    Gun Safety is Life Safety
    {A}RMS discourage and keep the invader and plunderer in awe, and preserve order in the world as well as property...Horrid mischief would ensue were the law-abiding deprived of the use of them
    1775 Thomas Paine

  11. #10
    Distinguished Member Array sealteam20001's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Location
    wasilla alaska
    Posts
    1,350
    So great exciting I wet my pants.

  12. #11
    VIP Member Array BugDude's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Gulf Coast of Florida
    Posts
    9,126
    Puzzling...
    Know Guns, Know Safety, Know Peace.
    No Guns, No Safety, No Peace.


    Guns are like sex and air...its no big deal until YOU can't get any.

  13. #12
    Senior Member Array CanuckQue's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    Maritimes Canada
    Posts
    1,039
    detective, we're missing something. Firstly, whatever figure you've drawn in the OP is not translating well. Additionally, we cannot figure out the implications of what the arrangement means.
    Mental illness incidents are used to threaten gun rights.
    The March of Dimes headed off the Universal Iron Lung coverage debate, just sayin'.
    Alternately, for those with a toolshed and ideas.


  14. #13
    Member Array Macantic's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    Warrenville,SC
    Posts
    191
    He must have had a brain fart and forgot the rest of the puzzle
    Member NRA
    Served in U.S.A.F.(jet engine mechanic)
    Kel-Tec P3AT
    Don't Leave Home Without It!

  15. #14
    Senior Member Array Bubbiesdad's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    East TN
    Posts
    1,013
    Quote Originally Posted by sealteam20001 View Post
    So great exciting I wet my pants.
    so, you need to "change"?

    Always remember that others may hate you but those who hate you don't win unless you hate them. And then you destroy yourself.
    Richard M Nixon
    Owning a handgun doesn't make you armed any more than owning a guitar makes you a musician.
    Jeff Cooper

  16. #15
    VIP Member Array Harryball's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Lansing Mi
    Posts
    6,519
    I hope you return with another exciting episode.....
    Sister likes this.
    Don"t let stupid be your skill set....

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast

Links

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •