# Aussie Maths Comp.

Knight Square
Posers and Puzzles 29 Jul '06 00:33
1. 29 Jul '06 00:33
There is a 4x4 block apartment, therefore 16 rooms . The block has a number of internal gardens, replacing a room. For every free room there is a window. The windows are not allowed to show the outside. The windows may only show a internal garden. Internal garden may have any number of windows. How many Internal gardens are there in the 4x4 block.
HINT: Anwser is lower than 8.
2. 29 Jul '06 02:59
Originally posted by Knight Square
There is a 4x4 block apartment, therefore 16 rooms . The block has a number of internal gardens, replacing a room. For every free room there is a window. The windows are not allowed to show the outside. The windows may only show a internal garden. Internal garden may have any number of windows. How many Internal gardens are there in the 4x4 block.
HINT: Anwser is lower than 8.
easy. the answer is 4. each garden is rotated one from the corner, all in the same direction.
3. 29 Jul '06 05:421 edit
??????? I don't know
4. 29 Jul '06 19:13
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Like this or am I missing something here?
5. 29 Jul '06 21:20
Originally posted by JYD
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Like this or am I missing something here?
but what about the corner rooms? they cant have a window that opens up to a garden.

I think it is like this:
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6. 29 Jul '06 21:26
Originally posted by strokem1
but what about the corner rooms? they cant have a window that opens up to a garden.

I think it is like this:
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thats what i meant. i just didnt have a diagram.
7. 29 Jul '06 23:501 edit
Well this question was in a test I did. All the rooms have to have windows. The corners of the rooms cannot have windows, What is the least number of windows. I got 6. It has to adjacent.

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8. XanthosNZ
Cancerous Bus Crash
30 Jul '06 03:51
Originally posted by Knight Square
Well this question was in a test I did. All the rooms have to have windows. The corners of the rooms cannot have windows, What is the least number of windows. I got 6. It has to adjacent.

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Well then you're wrong.
9. 01 Aug '06 01:44
Originally posted by Knight Square
Well this question was in a test I did. All the rooms have to have windows. The corners of the rooms cannot have windows, What is the least number of windows. I got 6. It has to adjacent.

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RGRR
RRGR
GRRG
you cant even moniter your own post and see that 2 other people have less gardens in their diagram than yours does. and mine and strokem1's are both correct.
10. 01 Aug '06 05:46
It was just a statement