Maths help - AMEX MR related

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fantasy86dj
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Maths help - AMEX MR related

Postby fantasy86dj » Wed May 29, 2013 4:33 am

Good evening everyone,

Just need some help with working something out in relation to AMEX MR points.

I am interested in time in using all my MR points towards a charge on my charge card. The charge is going to be for $25,000. I get $7 per 1000 MR points. How many MR points will I need to have to be able to apply for the $25,000 charge?

Also - please be kind enough to show your working out.

Thanks !!


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Postby rockyrock » Wed May 29, 2013 7:43 am

1000 pts / 7 = 142.857

142.857 pts = $1

25,000 X 142.857 = 3,571,425 MR pts to satisfy the charge.

I rounded to the nearest 1000th so +/- a few hundred pts.

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Postby fantasy86dj » Wed May 29, 2013 1:34 pm

Thanks rockyrock - OMG I am going to have to charge a lifetime before I get enough points.



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