Posted by **Kris** on Monday, February 13, 2012 at 8:25am.

The initial amount is 1 million.

Divide it by 4.

Divide the result by 5.

Divide the result by 2.

Divide the result by 20.

Subtract 50.

Divide by 3 then by 8.

Subtract 1.

Divide the result by 7.

Add 2.

Divide by 3.

Add 2.

Lastly, divide by 5.

What result do you obtain?????

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**Reiny**, Monday, February 13, 2012 at 8:32am
The initial amount is 1 million.

Divide it by 4. **---------250000**

Divide the result by 5. **---------50000**

Divide the result by 2. **---------25000**

Divide the result by 20. **---------1250**

Subtract 50. **---------1200**

Divide by 3 then by 8. **---------50**

Subtract 1. **---------49**

Divide the result by 7. **---------7**

Add 2. **---------9**

Divide by 3. **---------3**

Add 2. **---------5**

Lastly, divide by 5. **---------1**

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