Partition Clues

Partition numbers in different ways according to the clues given. It gets hard!

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 The numbers are consecutive Fibonacci numbers.The smaller number is on the left. ☐ ✓ ✗ ☐ ✓ ✗ + The first number is three to the power four.The third number is four to the power three. ☐ ✓ ✗ ☐ ✓ ✗ + ☐ ✓ ✗ + The first number is the sum of the first eight prime numbers.The second number is the sum of the first nine prime numbers.The third number is the sum of the first ten prime numbers. ☐ ✓ ✗ ☐ ✓ ✗ + ☐ ✓ ✗ + ☐ ✓ ✗ + The numbers are in ascending order (smallest to largest). They include the largest single-digit Finonacci number, the smallest two-digit Finonacci number, the largest two-digit Finonacci number and the second smallest three-digit Finonacci number. ☐ ✓ ✗ ☐ ✓ ✗ + ☐ ✓ ✗ + ☐ ✓ ✗ + ☐ ✓ ✗ +
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Wei-En, Singapore

Monday, July 3, 2023

"Level 7 doesn't make sense. 150% of 20 is 30 but this one says 50, which only is 60. Maybe check the thing and see if there is a calculation error.

[Transum: Thanks for your feedback Wei-En. If you read the clue carefully it says '150% more than the second number' - not '150% of the second number']"

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Description of Levels

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Level 1 - Partition 5

Level 2 - Partition 8

Level 3 - Partition 13

Level 4 - Partition 21

Level 5 - Partition 34

Level 6 - Partition 55

Level 7 - Partition 89

Level 8 - Partition 144

Level 9 - Partition 233

Level 10 - Partition 377

For Level 8 the clues are given as ratios.

For Level 9 the clues are given as simultaneous equations.

For Level 10 the clues are given as Fibonacci numbers, primes and powers.

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