If we add 0 as a node to the graph below, which node(s) will it connect to?enter image description here

Hint 0

I've made another puzzle before, which may give clues if you begin to bore.

Hint 1

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Hint 2

My hints usually start at 1, but this once let's have fun.

  • $\begingroup$ Hi Galen! I was wondering if you could comment on the discussion in El-Guest's answer. Thanks! And thank you for the cool puzzle :) $\endgroup$ – stux Apr 28 '20 at 23:12
  • $\begingroup$ @stux I've commented on what I'm guessing you'd like me to address. I'm glad you enjoyed the puzzle. :) $\endgroup$ – Galen Apr 28 '20 at 23:58

It should connect to

Nothing, because all nodes are connected to other nodes that share a word.

Note that

one connects to twenty-one, seventy-one and one hundred, but not to seventeen. None of these nodes have “zero” in their names, and so it is not connected.

  • $\begingroup$ Were the hints helpful? $\endgroup$ – Galen Apr 25 '20 at 18:56
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    $\begingroup$ Hint 1 helped work out the difference between my first answer and my second answer, @Galen $\endgroup$ – El-Guest Apr 25 '20 at 19:03
  • $\begingroup$ (spoiler) based on this answer, shouldn't 7 and 17 be connected? $\endgroup$ – stux Apr 26 '20 at 6:54
  • $\begingroup$ Technically yes, but I just took them as two separate examples of graphs — ie. to help us note clearly that 17 was not connected to 71, 21, 1, or 100. Not sure if that was OP’s intention as well. $\endgroup$ – El-Guest Apr 26 '20 at 12:48
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    $\begingroup$ @El-Guest rot13 Lrnu, lbh'ir tbg gur evtug vqrn. Gur fgevatf ner fcyvg ol fcnpr naq ulcura, ohg ng yrnfg bar fcyvg fgevat zhfg or rknpgyl rdhny (fhofgevat vf abg rabhtu) gb fngvfsl gur eryngvba. $\endgroup$ – Galen Apr 28 '20 at 23:52

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