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Leo Broukhis
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 A proportion   « on: Jul 7th, 2003, 3:48pm » Quote Modify

Something akin to the IQ questions:

B : P == D : ?

Give two different justifiable solutions.
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 Re: A proportion   « Reply #1 on: Jul 8th, 2003, 1:31am » Quote Modify

1) B : P == D : I ,  P has one arc less than B, I has an arc less than D
2) B : P == D : T, B is the voiced equivalent of P, and D the voiced equivalent of T

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 Re: A proportion   « Reply #2 on: Jul 8th, 2003, 7:29am » Quote Modify

Ok, the running count of justifiable solutions is now 4: towr, your solution 2 is the same as mine, and I thought of yet another one.
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