# Christmas = Halloween

$\LARGE \text{Oct} \ 31 = \text{Dec} \ 25$

How to make the equation above "appear true"?

Note by Nihar Mahajan
2 years, 11 months ago

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31 in base 8 (oct) = 25 in base 10 (dec)

- 2 years, 11 months ago

Yes , you are right. Can you find another logic? (its a bit out of box though).

- 2 years, 11 months ago

They are both "holidays" :D

- 2 years ago

Oct 31 is a Monday, Dec 25 a Sunday. So both cannot be equal! Hence the given equation cannot be true.. ;-)) Sad but it is false..;)

- 2 years, 1 month ago

first is 31/10 and 31=1 mod10

second is 25/12 and 25=1 mod12

- 2 years, 2 months ago