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Starting from number 1, each turn you either add one or multiply by 3. What is minimum number of turns to get to 17?

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Starting from number 1, each turn you either add one or multiply by 3. What is minimum number of turns to get to 17?
posted Nov 20, 2018 by anonymous

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1*3=3
3+1=4
4+1=5
5*3=15
15+1=16
16+1=17

answer Nov 20, 2018 by Hanifa Mammadov



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