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## #26 2012-12-24 21:02:18

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### Re: Can U solve this?

Yes it is correct.

Another one is 8!

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## #27 2012-12-24 21:02:24

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### Re: Can U solve this?

Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

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## #28 2012-12-24 21:18:00

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### Re: Can U solve this?

8 factorial is correct!
Operations 0 1 2 3 + -
Numbers 2 3 4 5

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## #29 2012-12-24 21:28:08

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### Re: Can U solve this?

Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

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## #30 2012-12-24 21:30:16

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### Re: Can U solve this?

Hi julianthemath

How can 0, 1, 2 and 3 be operations?

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Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment
The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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## #31 2012-12-24 22:09:00

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### Re: Can U solve this?

No. They are exponents.

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## #32 2012-12-24 22:10:43

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### Re: Can U solve this?

How can 0, 1, 2 and 3 be operations?.

Edit: I kind of lagged on that one.

Why don't you just have it so that people can use any numbers given to "build" the exponent? Might allow for more creative answers.

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## #33 2012-12-24 22:16:04

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### Re: Can U solve this?

I think he means you must make 5 from those numbers and operators.

Hi muxdemux;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
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## #34 2012-12-25 12:14:43

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### Re: Can U solve this?

2^0=1
1+3=4
4^0=1
1*5=5
See that?
Okay!
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## #35 2012-12-25 20:48:10

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### Re: Can U solve this?

Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

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## #36 2013-01-04 12:33:31

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### Re: Can U solve this?

Numbers 12300 5 9
Operations () + - * /

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## #37 2013-01-04 12:53:17

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### Re: Can U solve this?

12300 + 5 * 9  = 12345

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
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## #38 2013-01-11 11:22:27

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### Re: Can U solve this?

Okay.
Numbers 1 2 3
Operations ! [sup]2[/sup] [sup]3[/sup]

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## #39 2013-01-11 12:32:48

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### Re: Can U solve this?

1! x 3^2 = 9

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## #40 2013-01-11 14:38:07

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### Re: Can U solve this?

Okay!

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## #41 2013-01-11 14:40:43

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### Re: Can U solve this?

1! + 2! + 3! = 9

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
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## #42 2013-01-11 14:43:43

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### Re: Can U solve this?

Oh, yeah...
Okay!
Next
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Numbers 5 6 78
Operations +  * /

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## #43 2013-01-11 15:13:05

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### Re: Can U solve this?

Hi;

No subtraction?

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## #44 2013-01-11 21:19:52

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### Re: Can U solve this?

There is. Sorry I forgot :

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## #45 2013-01-12 06:10:59

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### Re: Can U solve this?

79 = 6 - 5 + 78

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If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
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## #46 2013-01-12 12:10:13

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### Re: Can U solve this?

Okay!

Numbers 1 2 34
Operations + - * /

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## #47 2013-01-12 12:13:46

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### Re: Can U solve this?

2 x 34 + 1 = 69

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## #48 2013-01-12 12:17:29

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### Re: Can U solve this?

for bobbym
Next:
Numbers 0 9 8 7 6
Operations + - x /

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## #49 2013-01-12 12:20:12

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### Re: Can U solve this?

9 = 0 x 9 + 7 + 8 - 6

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
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## #50 2013-03-24 22:39:36

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### Re: Can U solve this?

Good.

Numbers 1 2 3 4 5
Operations 2 3 +