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Next Puzzle Posting: November 4th (or so), 2016
OCTOBER 2016 PUZZLE - "Election Night Jitters"
Submitted by Dave Thomas
It’s election night, and candidate Shirley is running a tight race against candidate Ronald. Shirley has 55% of the vote, with 60% of the voters counted.
The October Bonus: What is the minimum percentage of votes Shirley needs from the remaining electorate in order for her to defeat Ronald?
Hall of Fame (October Puzzle Solvers):
Rocky S. Stone (NM)
Paul Braterman (UK)
Eric Hanczyc (WA)
Terry Lauritsen (NM)
Brian Pasko (NM)