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Topic: Handshake Problem
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Pat Ballew

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Handshake Problem
Posted: Nov 24, 2008 6:54 AM
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I have been trying to trace the history of the "handshake" problem, (each person shakes hands with every other person) and variations. Can anyone supply a reference for the problem prior to the 1950's? or other resources on the problem.

Thanks for any help

Pat Ballew
Lakenheath, UK
Elk Rapids, Mi, USA


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