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anonymous
 4 years ago
Math riddle! How can you add eight 8's to get the number 1,000? (only use addition)
anonymous
 4 years ago
Math riddle! How can you add eight 8's to get the number 1,000? (only use addition)

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Hmm... good one. Let me think about it for a second...

julie
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i think we have to join 8s for this

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0If you multiply 5 * 8 you get 40, which has the nice property of ending in 0. So I'm thinking there are 5 groups of 8's

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0888 + 88 + 8 + 8 + 8= ?

julie
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i think foolformath is right :)

julie
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i love riddles like this :)
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