1202. There are 100 people applying for a position where they will be required to sell both music equipment and electronic goods. Twelve of the applicants have no prior experience in sales. Sixty-four of the applicants have sold music equipment, and 80 applicants have sold electronic goods previously. How many applicants have experience selling bother music equipment and electronic goods?
1210. Each of the following words contains the letters NOV (There may be more
than one of each of those letters, but they are not shown.) Using the definitions, fill in the words.
A dispute or argument:
_ _ N _ _ OV_ _ _ _
An astronomical feature:
_ _ _ _ _ NOV_
New or original:
_ _ NOV_ _ _ _ _
1211. Place the words below into pairs. You will then have 5 lots of eight
letters, each of which is an anagram of another word. What are the original 5 words?
1213. Forty men found themselves in a desperate situation, and all
but two of them decided that they should kill themselves. Unable to dissuade the group, the two men who refused to give up pretended to go along
with the group's plan. They even suggested a way in which death can take place in an orderly manner.
Here is their idea: all forty men should sit in a circle, and, starting with someone who wanted to go first, every third person in the circle would follow; the counting would go around till the last man, who should commit suicide. The two men thought that if they placed themselves at certain points in the circle, all others in the group would have died before them. For their scheme to work, where in the circle should they sit?
1214. Two men were being tried for murder. The jury found one man guilty and the other innocent. The judge turned to the guilty man and said, "Even though your guilt has been established, the law compels me to set you free." How could such a bizarre judgment occur?
1215. Charley bought a motorcycle to tour the country with. After two years, it had depreciated to $6,000 and in five years it had a book value of $3,750. What did the motorcycle cost originally, and how long before it would have a book value of $0?