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anonymous
 4 years ago
Namelss' Riddle:
Arrange the numbers 1 3 4 6 in an equation to make 24.
Each number must be used once and only once.
You can use any number and combination of addition, subtraction, multiplication or division operators, and brackets to enforce an order of evaluation.
e.g. 4 + ((3  1) x 6), wrong result, but valid form.
No tricks:
 It's 24 in decimal
 Each number is separate, you can't use 1 and 4 together to make fourteen etc.
 It's not a word game where 24 means "to for" or "a day" or anything like that.
anonymous
 4 years ago
Namelss' Riddle: Arrange the numbers 1 3 4 6 in an equation to make 24. Each number must be used once and only once. You can use any number and combination of addition, subtraction, multiplication or division operators, and brackets to enforce an order of evaluation. e.g. 4 + ((3  1) x 6), wrong result, but valid form. No tricks:  It's 24 in decimal  Each number is separate, you can't use 1 and 4 together to make fourteen etc.  It's not a word game where 24 means "to for" or "a day" or anything like that.

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0because they were grandfatherfatherson.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Wow it took me like and hour to figure this out at first. Good job. Answer(as mentioned):one of the 'fathers' is also a grandfather. Therefore the other father is both a son and a father to the grandson. In other words, the one father is both a son and a father.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thank you for the medal<3

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Arrange the numbers 1 3 4 6 in an equation to make 24. Each number must be used once and only once. You can use any number and combination of addition, subtraction, multiplication or division operators, and brackets to enforce an order of evaluation. e.g. 4 + ((3  1) x 6), wrong result, but valid form. No tricks:  It's 24 in decimal  Each number is separate, you can't use 1 and 4 together to make fourteen etc.  It's not a word game where 24 means "to for" or "a day" or anything like that.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Are exponents allowed?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0only standard operators.. no algebra either :)

andriod09
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Can you an operation more than once?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well yes you would hav to

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yall want me to just post the answer? i gotta leave soon :)

andriod09
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0sure i dont got the answer

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I'm pretty stumped too.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Bah, I knew there had to be a fraction in there . . .

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh yeah.. missed the first divisor.. thanks hartnn

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Didn't think to subtract from one yet, though. Good one!

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0learnd that in my ics class for operators in java haha

hartnn
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1that was good one @Nameless

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thanks, and thanks for the help if u helped me :) see yall soon
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