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5 + 5 + 5 x 0 = ?

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5 + 5 + 5 x 0 = ?

Postby SQLDenis on Wed Apr 04, 2012 4:35 pm

so what is

5 + 5 + 5 x 0 =


run it in a progamming language if you need to verify

for example in SQL

  1. SELECT 5 + 5 + 5 * 0
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Re: 5 + 5 + 5 x 0 = ?

Postby SQLDenis on Wed Apr 04, 2012 4:38 pm

Now for fun do this


  1. SELECT 5 + 5 + 5 * NULL
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Re: 5 + 5 + 5 x 0 = ?

Postby Remou on Wed Apr 04, 2012 4:57 pm

Whee! I have learned sometghing after all these years. I got both without code.

Mind you, X threw me for a sec. ;)
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Re: 5 + 5 + 5 x 0 = ?

Postby Thirster42 on Wed Apr 04, 2012 7:22 pm

Code is hidden, SHOW


and i was right on the first one

Code is hidden, SHOW


and i was right the second time as well
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