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Ozaveshe Balogun
Ozaveshe Balogun
11,766 Points

Hi. Please why is this equation wrong ? ROUNDDOWN(15*3030, 0).

Hi. why is this equation wrong ? ROUNDDOWN(15*3030, 0).

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Steven Parker
Steven Parker
215,372 Points

The question tells you that the boss needs at least "1 employee per every 15 guests." If you multiply, you'd be providing 15 employees for each guest!   :speak_no_evil:

Also, you want to be sure to have at least the right number of employees, so perhaps rounding down might leave you short-handed.