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    I'm trying to figure this one out and struggling to do so.
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    Mikael Backlund - C - Flames

    Mikael Backlund had an assist in the Flames' 4-3 overtime win against Los Angeles on Wednesday.
    That extended Backlund's point streak to four games. He has two goals and three points in four contests this season.
    Source: Calgary Sun
    Oct 12 - 9:49 AM


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    LOL... I'm not going to tell you how much time I've spent actually trying to make sense of this. But it's probably more than 10 minutes (see posting times for another similar equation)

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    He does have a THREE game point streak.
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    Did he score a half goal 2 games in a row?

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    the regular game against LA and the overtime game against LA. counts as two right? lol
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    I'm stumped by poor editing
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    What's the confusion here? Generally curious

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    Quote Originally Posted by reggiebarnes View Post
    What's the confusion here? Generally curious
    Billy has eaten three apples in four days, has he eaten an apple every day for four days?
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    Is math related to science?
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    Quote Originally Posted by finnys_fanatsy View Post
    Billy has eaten three apples in four days, has he eaten an apple every day for four days?


    Where were you when I was struggling through high school math! Lol
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    Looks like an accounting form of math... 1 + 1 = whatever you want it to be

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    Quote Originally Posted by finnys_fanatsy View Post
    Billy has eaten three apples in four days, has he eaten an apple every day for four days?
    He may not have eaten an apple every day for four days but there is a chance that he's eaten apple every day. #fractionsarefun

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    I keep math out of my life as much as possible...

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    Quote Originally Posted by finnys_fanatsy View Post
    Billy has eaten three apples in four days, has he eaten an apple every day for four days?
    Billy really excels at Chuck Norris Math.


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    Quote Originally Posted by ericdaoust View Post
    Billy really excels at Chuck Norris Math.
    Chuck Norris doesn't learn math..math learns Chuck Norrisi
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