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Cross wrote:
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> Tom:
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> Why did Methusala live to be 969 years old?
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> Answer that correctly and you are on the right track.
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> Best of the best.
> Clive

The astronomer John Herschel ,as well as many others, has suggested that a better approximation to the length of the tropical year would be 969/4000 days = 365.24225 days. This would dictate 969 leap years every 4000 years, rather than the 970 leap years mandated by the Gregorian calendar. This could be achieved by dropping one leap year from the Gregorian calendar every 4000 years, which would make years divisible by 4000 non-leap years.

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