   # If the number of apples in a basket doubles every minute and it basket is full in a hour....

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If the number of apples in a basket doubles every minute and it basket is full in a hour.
When was the basket half filled? posted Apr 21, 2016

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Let's number of apples in Basket after one hour(60 minutes)=x
Then,
in 59 min=x/2...........................(reverse of doubles in every minute)
so Basket was half filled in 59 min
Ans 59 minutes answer Apr 21, 2016
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59 minutes . Basket is half filled in 59 minutes and completely fills in an hour answer Apr 21, 2016
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59 minutes is the answer. Basket is half filled at 59 minutes and completely full in an hour answer Apr 21, 2016 by anonymous
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at 59'th minute answer Apr 22, 2016
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If double in minute,It will half at 59 minutes. answer Nov 8, 2016

The basket is full in 60 minutes.
If the number of apples doubles every minute,
The basket was half fulled at the minute 59 answer Apr 24, 2016 by anonymous

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