High School Challenge

Week Ending 11/15/98

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Congratulations to John Batchelder of Columbine High School in Littleton, CO. John wins the Casio CFX-9850G Color Graphing calculator.

Some Fortune

Each of seven kids has a fortune consisting of a different number of dollars. The ratio of any kid's fortune to the fortune of any poorer kid will always be a counting number. The total value of the fortunes of all the kids is $2,879.00. What is the fortune of each kid?

Correct Solutions:

  1. Xingji Zheng. Abby Senior SS, Abbotsford, BC, Canada
  2. Denis Chebikin. Riga SS, #40, Riga, Latvia
  3. Alexandra Korolyova. Riga SS, #40, Riga, Latvia
  4. John Batchelder. Columbine HS, Littleton, CO
  5. Allen Rabinovich. Brooklyn Technical HS. Brooklyn, NY
  6. Amanda Vicary. Farmington HS, Farmington, IL
  7. Ken Tong. CNEC Christian College, Hong Kong, China
  8. Chen Lin. Mckinley HS, Honolulu, HI
  9. Jan Nordbotten. The Kathedral School, Bergen, Norway
  10. Alan Schulze. Russia Local School, Russia, Ohio
  11. Matan Protter. Ort Kiryat Bialik, Israel
  12. Radu Simion. CN Mihai Viteazul, Ploiesti, Romania
  13. Christopher Cooke. NCIVS, Sarnia, Ontario, Canada
  14. Paul Nichols. NCIVS, Sarnia, Ontario, Canada
  15. Sorin Ionescu. John Abbott College, Montreal, Canada
  16. Paul Bach. Woodford County High School, Versailles, KY
  17. Shannon Kasper. Medford HS, Medford, MN
  18. Matt Needham. Medford HS, Medford, MN
  19. Dustin Morgan. Medford HS, Medford, MN
  20. Chris Slindee. Medford HS, Medford, MN
  21. Yiming Yao. Hazen HS, Renton, WA
  22. Timothy Robertson. Samuel Hearne SS, Inuvik, NT, Canada
  23. Ben Ficek. Sauk Centre HS, Sauk Centre, MN
  24. Robbie Lane. Louisa County HS, Mineral, VA
  25. Justin Mews. Louisa County HS, Mineral, VA
  26. Josh Dymacek. Louisa County HS, Mineral, VA
  27. James Byiers. Louisa County HS, Mineral, VA
  28. Justin Dunkum. Louisa County HS, Mineral, VA
  29. Brian Clary. Louisa County HS, Mineral, VA
  30. Mandi Buss. First Assembly Christian School, Memphis, TN
  31. Elaine Hart. Mount Rainier HS, Des Moines, WA
  32. Sarah Heaton. Northern CIVS, Sarnia, Ontario, Canada
  33. Trevor Graffa. Hempfield HS, Lancaster, PA
  34. Wilson Shieh. McNally Composite HS, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
  35. Wesley Burr. North Lambton SS, Forest, Ontario, Canada
  36. Carlos José González Morales. IES Zonzamas, Arrecife, Spain
  37. Thomas Petroff. Sky View HS, Smithfield UT
  38. William Chau. East Brunswick HS. East Brunswick, NJ
  39. Roberto Rubio Núñez. IES Font Sant Lluis, Valencia, Spain
  40. Jason R Turner. Neuqua Valley HS, Naperville, IL
  41. Sadia Rahman. Herbert H Lehman HS, Bronx, NY
  42. Ying Li. Brooklyn Technical HS, New York, NY
  43. Nick Meladze. Northcote College, Auckland, New Zealand
  44. Michael Chau. Midwood HS, Brooklyn, NY
  45. Steven Chau. Midwood HS, Brooklyn, NY
  46. Joel Flaxman. Evanston Township HS, Evanston, IL
  47. Sean Kelly. Columbine HS, Littleton, CO
  48. Diego S Hernandez. U Bonaterra, Aguascalientes, Ags, Mexico
  49. Mohsan Habibi. Seminole HS, Sanford, FL


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