Number Puzzle

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  1. Batesmotel

    Batesmotel

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    The folowing numbers are in order.

    8 5 4 9 1 7 6 3 2 0

    The question is what order are they in.
    Answer to follow.
     
  2. Cross-X

    Cross-X CLM

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    Good question.

    I know, but I won't say yet.
     

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    Not random, They are in a logical order. This puzzle realy messed with an advanced high school math class today.
     
  5. prpbmw

    prpbmw Millennium Member

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    Don't scroll down if ou do not want to see.






































































    Alphabetically arranged
     
  6. Steve Koski

    Steve Koski Got Insurance? Millennium Member

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    No. If you sort digits, they end up in numerical order. If you sort words they end up in alphabetical order. Those are digits, not words.

    Show me any sofware (excel, explorer, etc) that will sort digits in that order.
     
  7. vafish

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    The numbers are sorted in alphabetical order of their written name.

    Good enough?
     
  8. Steve Koski

    Steve Koski Got Insurance? Millennium Member

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    Oh I guess, but that ruins my crankiness.
     
  9. BexarWolf

    BexarWolf Got Milk?

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    :laughabove: :animlol: :rofl:

    Nothing like having your perfectly good crankiness ruined. :wavey:
     
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    I still like "Random"