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Parentheses can be inserted into the expression

1/2/3/4/5/6/7/8/9/10/11to produce a large collection of numbers, some of which are integers. What is the quotient of the largest of theseintegersdivided by the smallest?The expression looks better with \div, the horizontal division sign.

1÷2÷3÷4÷5÷6÷7÷8÷9÷10÷11[If your Web browser supports the ISO 8859-1 Latin 1 character set (They'reallsupposed to!) you'll see horizontal division signs on the previous line. -Jeff]

Source:This problem was suggessted by Harold Reiter (UNC-Charlotte).© Copyright 1997 Stan Wagon. Reproduced with permission.

2 October 1998