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# doesnt-add-up - Last week 20th November 2022 - 26th November 2022

Thousands of empty seats in opening games at Qatar World Cup
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From The42
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Thousands of empty seats in opening games at Qatar World Cup

Nov 21st 2022, 10:35 PM 13,845 Views 9 Comments

Around a third of seats appeared unoccupied at the Senegal-Netherlands match.

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Confusion surrounds Ruby's 'milestone' victory
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From The42
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Confusion surrounds Ruby's 'milestone' victory

Jan 21st 2016, 4:26 PM 8,031 Views 1 Comment

A stewards’ inquiry has been launched into Walsh’s total number of winners.

The mystery of missing Paris attacker Salah Abdeslam
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The mystery of missing Paris attacker Salah Abdeslam

Nov 21st 2015, 6:13 PM 27,630 Views 38 Comments

Was he supposed to carry out an attack last Friday? Did he black out?

Can you solve this fiendishly difficult maths question?
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Can you solve this fiendishly difficult maths question?

Jun 6th 2015, 9:00 AM 27,942 Views 47 Comments

1 + 1 = 2

It's happened: We've hit peak Jeremy Kyle
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From The Daily Edge
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It's happened: We've hit peak Jeremy Kyle

Mar 11th 2015, 7:41 PM 10,556 Views 2 Comments

A guest on today’s show was caught out by simple maths when trying to prove her ex was the father of her baby.

'Fear of maths' affecting careers and the economy
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'Fear of maths' affecting careers and the economy

Oct 12th 2013, 8:45 AM 7,420 Views 54 Comments

Director of Maths Week says numeracy skills are vital – and not just for jobs.

A simple logic question that most Harvard students get wrong
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A simple logic question that most Harvard students get wrong

Dec 16th 2012, 5:00 PM 62,894 Views 128 Comments

Will you get it right?