Just received this in an e-mail today. It’s worth a minute but you’ll need a calculator unless you’re some kind of crazy mathematical genius.
How do they figure these things out???
“YOUR AGE IN CHOCOLATE”
DO NOT GO STRAIGHT TO THE END …
Do the maths as you read the instructions
Don’t read the end until you have done all the calculations
1. How many times a week do you fancy eating chocolate?
(Choose between 1 and 9)
2. Multiply that number by 2
3. Add 5
4. Multiply by 50 – go on, get that calculator out!
5. If you have had your birthday in 2006, add 1756. If your birthday is still to come, add 1755.
6 Now take away the year you were born.
You should have a three digit number. The first is the number of time you fancy eating chocolate in a week.
The other two digits are …
PS – in an extraordinarily eerie coincidence, right after I wrote the title for this post, the “Superfreak” music video started playing on the TV… I’m scared now.