High School Challenge

Week Ending 8-15-99

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Congratulations to Ka Yan Chan of Philadelphia High School for Girls in Philadelphia, PA. Ka Yan wins the Casio CFX-9850G Color Graphing calculator.

Which Jar? The capacity of some jars is 16, 18, 22, 23, 24, and 34 fluid ounces, respectively. Some are filled with water and some are filled with milk. One jar is empty and you have twice as much water as milk. Which jar is empty and which jars are filled with water?

Correct Solutions:

  1. Felix Goldberg. Hebrew Reali School, Haifa, Israel
  2. Asher Walkover. Rambam Mesivta, Lawrence, NY
  3. Tim Lipus. Les Bois JHS, Boise, ID
  4. Aman Narang. The Harley School, Rochester, NY
  5. Kelli Bass. Suwannee HS, Live Oak, FL
  6. Nigjar Memeti. Watertown HS, Watertown, CT
  7. Matt Griffin. Pitt Meadows SS, Pitt Meadows, BC, Canada
  8. Amanda Jones. Hudson HS, Hudson, WI
  9. Sami Sindelar. Alma Public Schools, Republican City, NE
  10. Richard Bohn. Anoka HS, Anoka, MN
  11. Matt Rubin. Scarsdale HS, Scarsdale, NY
  12. Ranga Muhandiramge. Hollywood HS, Perth, WA, Australia
  13. Andres Vila. Colegio Calasanz, C˙cuta, Colombia
  14. Tommy Kromer. Preston HS, Kingwood, WV
  15. Lisa Schechner. Manorhaven ES, Port Washington, NY
  16. Peter Arbet. The University of Zilina, Zilina, Slovakia
  17. Daniel Yu. Randolph MS, Randolph, NJ
  18. Laurel Maharaj. Rio Claro HS, Rio Claro, Trinidad & Tobago
  19. Sophy Zheng. Oak Park & River Forest HS, Oak Park, IL
  20. Shannon Stieg. Lake Highland HS, Orlando, FL
  21. Amit Behal. Illinois Math and Science Academy, Aurora, IL
  22. Brandon Beeks. Steilacoom HS, Steilacoom, WA
  23. Ian Wong. Camberwell Grammar School, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
  24. Samuel Timothy Dy. St. Stephen's HS, Manila, Philippines
  25. Akshay Dayal. The New English School, Kuwait
  26. Sebastiaan Janssens. Marnix, Ede, Holland
  27. RenJun Tao. Hudson MS, Hudson, OH
  28. Louie Sun. Centennial HS, Champaign, IL
  29. Paul Meyers. Iowa City HS, Iowa City, IA
  30. Ryan Bersani. Boston College HS, Dorchester, MA
  31. Ka Yan Chan. Philadelphia HS For Girls, Philadelphia, PA
  32. Jon Chin. Center HS, Antelope, CA
  33. Sara Agostinelli. Great Falls HS, Great Falls, MT
  34. Ismije Memeti. Terryville HS, Terryville, CT
  35. Fawntia Fowler. Sheridan Japanese Program, Sheridan, OR
  36. Senya Vasilyev. Gunn HS, Palo Alto, CA
  37. Christopher Swenson. Okla Sch of Science & Math, Oklahoma City, OK
  38. Angelina Vidali. Eliniki Pedia, Iraklio Attikis, Greece
  39. Jerry Chang. Camberwell Grammar School, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
  40. Ha Ngoc Le. Wilson HS, Washington, DC
  41. Tom Holder. Trinity HS, Camp Hill, PA
  42. Kharthick Kathiresan. East York Collegiate Ins, Toronto, ON, Canada
  43. Yiming Yao. New Westminster SS, New Westminster, BC, Canada
  44. John Foulkes. International School Berakas, Brunei Darussalam
  45. Zuriel G Valbuena. Ateneo de Manila HS, Quezon City, Philippines
  46. Suhas Rao. Sheehan School, Westwood, MA
  47. Mark Bicket. North HS, Edmond, OK
  48. Xiaoyu Yang. Moravian Academy Upper School, Bethlehem, PA
  49. Flyn Flesher. Oxford HS, Oxford, MS
  50. Liran Robins. South HS, Newton MA
  51. Jiaying Zhu. Lexington HS, Lexington, MA
  52. Pradeep Baliga. Central HS, Tuscaloosa, AL
  53. Travis Garrett. North Hardin HS, Rineyville, KY
  54. Kolade Apata. B.E. Mays HS, Atlanta, GA
  55. Julie Chua. Uno HS, Manila, Philippines
  56. Michelle Miller. Morro Bay HS, Morro Bay, CA
  57. Armando Simoes. Instituto Superior Gestao Bancaria, Porto, Portugal
  58. Hongyi Li, Westmount HS, Montreal, QC, Canada
  59. David Avrameko. Bowness HS, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  60. Margot De Prins. Sint Victorinstituut, Turnhout, Belgium
  61. Jan Nordbotten. Cathedral School, Bergen, Norway
  62. Eric Tsai. Columbus HS, Columbus, GA
  63. Mike DeSanto. Triton HS, Laurel Springs, NJ
  64. Andrew Bourne. Beacon Comm Coll, Crowborough, E Sussex, England
  65. Sefy Kagarlitsky. Handasaim HS, Tel-Aviv, Israel
  66. Youfei Xiao. Orchard Park PS, London, ON, Canada
  67. Lisa Gardner. Boyette Springs ES, Riverview, FL
  68. Maryanne Siu. BSS, Ontario, Canada
  69. Luke Burton. Homeschooled, Palmer, AK
  70. Alyssa Moe. Lake JHS, Woodbury, MN
  71. Marc Harper. Lake Mary HS, Lake Mary, FL
  72. Brian Knorr. Triton Regional HS, Glendora, NJ
  73. Tulika Kashyap. Kendriya Vidyalaya, RK Puram Sec II, New Delhi, India
  74. Ashley Vinson. Red Bay HS, Red Bay, AL
  75. Chris Gray. Clay Chalkville HS, Birmingham, AL
  76. Baek Jongmin. Hyde JHS, Cupertino, CA
  77. Jia Cheng Chen. Edward R Murrow HS, Brooklyn, NY
  78. Helen Nguyen. Hollywood HS, Perth, WA, Australia
  79. Angel Bradshaw. Caesar Rodney HS, Dover, DE
  80. U­ur Murat Ayturk. Kurttepe Anadolu Lisesi, Adana, Turkey
  81. Mihir Faldu. West Charlotte HS, Charlotte, NC
  82. Justin Lauer. Eau Gallie HS, Melbourne, FL
  83. Sandeep Verma. Dulles HS, Sugar Land, TX
  84. Ching Yi Lam. Beach Channel HS, Rockaway Park, NY
  85. OB Vincent. Independence ES, Liberty Township, OH
  86. Anna Lillegaard. Deer River HS, Deer River, MN
  87. Sarah Vasend. Jackson Heights MS, Oviedo, FL
  88. Ben Campbell. Nepean HS, Ottawa, ON, Canada
  89. Ross Campbell. Nepean HS, Ottawa, ON, Canada
  90. Nimish Ramanlal. Jackson Heights MS, Oviedo, FL
  91. Ruken Wang. James Madison HS, Brooklyn, NY
  92. Adam Slattery. Wentzville Holt HS, Wentzville, MO
  93. Paul Chen. John Dewey HS, Brooklyn, NY
  94. Greg Tener. Oviedo HS, Oviedo, FL
  95. Ashley Walters. Stonewall Jackson MS, Orlando, FL
  96. Cara Minney. John Curtin HS, Fremantle, WA
  97. Jeremy Shull. Conwell-Egan Catholic HS, Fairless Hills, PA
  98. Melaine de Jonk. Esperanza HS, Yorba Linda, CA
  99. Patrick Clements. Spruce Creek HS, Port Orange, FL
  100. Connie Oh. Mark Twain MS, Alexandria, VA
  101. Catherine Mitsuk. Amos Comenius Mem Sch, Hopedale, NFLD, Canada
  102. Vanessa Bolano. Carrollton School of the Sacred Heart, Miami, FL
  103. Cheri Saito. Hawaiian Mission Academy, Honolulu, HI
  104. Michael Moyer. The Way Home School, Carlisle, PA
  105. Ian Marquette. College ╔douard Mont Petit, Longueuil, Canada
  106. Elaine Hart. Mount Rainier HS, Des Moines, WA
  107. Brad Atkinson. Oviedo HS, Oviedo, FL
  108. Josh Hancock. Oviedo HS, Oviedo, FL
  109. Bobby Raulerson. Oviedo HS, Oviedo, FL
  110. Peleg Yuval. Tichon Hadera HS, Hadera, Israel
  111. Rita Polyakov. Eisenhower ES, Bridgewater, NJ
  112. Brian D. Ginsberg. New Trier HS, Winnetka, IL
  113. Jong-min Kim. Yosu HS, Yosu City, Chollanamdo, Korea


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