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**Christina****Guest**

how do you figure out this problem?

8,8,3,3

Example:2,1,6,2 2x6x2x1=24

**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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I recall this one. I think on this forum somewhere.

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..." - Leon M. Lederman

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**justlookingforthemoment****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-05-26
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Here, if I remember rightly.

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**mathsyperson****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-22
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Ooh goody, I got to help without doing anything.

Why did the vector cross the road?

It wanted to be normal.

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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You get to help people a lot more than you realise!

Every day hundreds of people arrive at this forum directly from a search engine. Some of those will be reading your (or other members) answers and finding what they need. (I hope!)

"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..." - Leon M. Lederman

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