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Stumbled across a question with a wrong answer

I came across a question which seems to have a wrong answer appended to it by the question-setter. What can I do about it?

wrong question

Note by Aniruddha Bhattacharjee
1 year, 8 months ago

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  Easy Math Editor

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*italics* or _italics_ italics
**bold** or __bold__ bold

- bulleted
- list

  • bulleted
  • list

1. numbered
2. list

  1. numbered
  2. list
Note: you must add a full line of space before and after lists for them to show up correctly
paragraph 1

paragraph 2

paragraph 1

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[example link](https://brilliant.org)example link
> This is a quote
This is a quote
    # I indented these lines
    # 4 spaces, and now they show
    # up as a code block.

    print "hello world"
# I indented these lines
# 4 spaces, and now they show
# up as a code block.

print "hello world"
MathAppears as
Remember to wrap math in \( ... \) or \[ ... \] to ensure proper formatting.
2 \times 3 \( 2 \times 3 \)
2^{34} \( 2^{34} \)
a_{i-1} \( a_{i-1} \)
\frac{2}{3} \( \frac{2}{3} \)
\sqrt{2} \( \sqrt{2} \)
\sum_{i=1}^3 \( \sum_{i=1}^3 \)
\sin \theta \( \sin \theta \)
\boxed{123} \( \boxed{123} \)

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Which question was it? Don't worry, if the question was wrong, the staff will find out and undo the points change from the question.

Ameya Daigavane - 1 year, 8 months ago

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Here's the link:

https://brilliant.org/problems/amc-problem/?ref_id=1157471

I also have a pending report on the question.

Aniruddha Bhattacharjee - 1 year, 8 months ago

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Its great that you reported the problem so that the problem creator is aware of your objections.

If they do not reply in a reasonable time (7-10 days), staff and moderators will look into it and decide what best to do.

Calvin Lin Staff - 1 year, 8 months ago

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@Calvin Lin Thanks for the help! :-)

Aniruddha Bhattacharjee - 1 year, 8 months ago

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I've gotten the right answer. Try checking your working again. Would you mind sharing your approach here?

Ameya Daigavane - 1 year, 8 months ago

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I've found where I went wrong. Thanks anyways! :-)

Aniruddha Bhattacharjee - 1 year, 8 months ago

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