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Reply #6: 10,396,320 / 7000 = 1485.18 you were only off by a factor of ten. [View All]

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adiabatic Donating Member (59 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Apr-25-09 11:59 AM
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6. 10,396,320 / 7000 = 1485.18 you were only off by a factor of ten.
I estimated the border at around 1300 miles assuming there aren't very many gun shops in many places like the Big Bend where there are no towns or ranches or homes or anything else but a few rafter, snakes and coyotes.
:shrug:
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  -been thinking of those 7000 gun stores along the border ensho  Apr-25-09 11:07 AM   #0 
  - Hunters.  Catshrink   Apr-25-09 11:11 AM   #1 
  - and they are for target shooters, collectors, self protection  Hangingon   Apr-25-09 12:47 PM   #11 
  - Someone told you there is a gun store every 900 feet along the border???  adiabatic   Apr-25-09 11:13 AM   #2 
  - There are 5280 feet in a mile  dsc   Apr-25-09 11:24 AM   #4 
  - 10,396,320 / 7000 = 1485.18 you were only off by a factor of ten.  adiabatic   Apr-25-09 11:59 AM   #6 
     - sorry misread my calc  dsc   Apr-25-09 12:45 PM   #9 
  - you sound stupid  ensho   Apr-25-09 11:24 AM   #5 
     - You win. Who could argue with impeccable logic like that?  adiabatic   Apr-25-09 12:01 PM   #7 
  - I don't know exactly how many a day  inwiththenew   Apr-25-09 11:23 AM   #3 
  - First, I'd like to see the way that 7000 # was constructed and how it compares to other areas with.  aikoaiko   Apr-25-09 12:15 PM   #8 
  - Trying to make a silk purse out of a sow's ear.  Hangingon   Apr-25-09 12:45 PM   #10 
  - Another way to look at it..  X_Digger   Apr-25-09 01:12 PM   #12 
 

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