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Whoever can figure out why this doesn't work gets virtual 1337. Answered

a=x
a+a = a+x
2a=a+x
2a-2x=a+x-2x
2(a-x) = (a-x)
2=1

No clues, it's very simple, and anyone familiar with their internets should find a humorous surprise within the solution.

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kelseymhBest Answer (author)2010-11-22

Your second to the last line is wrong. "a + x - 2x" = a-x, you you get

2(a - x) = a - x

And therefore, the only solution is a-x = 0 or a=x, which is what you started with. Your conclusion "2=1" is stupidly based on division by zero.

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The Jamalam (author)kelseymh2010-11-22

Correct as well - best answer :D

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The Jamalam (author)kelseymh2010-11-22

Sorry, typo for the first part.

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Re-design (author)2010-11-22

In the last line doesn't 2(a-x) = 0 not (a+x) ?

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Re-design (author)The Jamalam2010-11-23

On your part. 15 yard penalty! lol

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MiniBr1t (author)2010-11-25

so really i forgot to put up my answer but i knew that a while ago its pretty easy if u think about it

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H1T4TCH1 (author)2010-11-23
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The Jamalam (author)H1T4TCH12010-11-23

1337 = leet= elite. You just win in general.

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