# A check grand prix was organized in a knock-out format. After every match, the............ How many matches were played?

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A check grand prix was organized in a knock-out format. After every match, the loser would be eliminated. The number of participants were 256. How many matches were played?

posted Sep 1, 2015

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255 matches.
Each match eliminates 1 person and in the end there can be only one.

255 matches.
Each match eliminates 1 person and in the end there can be only one.

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