# SOLUTION: If it takes 25 years for one generation to beget the next, what is the greatest possible number of male forebears living in 1100 A.D. from which a child born in 1950 could claim de

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 Question 200022: If it takes 25 years for one generation to beget the next, what is the greatest possible number of male forebears living in 1100 A.D. from which a child born in 1950 could claim descent?Answer by checkley77(12569)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!(1950-1100)/25=850/25=34 ans.