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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.
 one year ago
 one year 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.
 one year ago
 one year ago

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gohangoku58Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
because they were grandfatherfatherson.
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ShotGunGirlBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Wow 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.
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ShotGunGirlBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Thank you for the medal<3
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NamelessBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
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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CliffSedgeBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Are exponents allowed?
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NamelessBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
only standard operators.. no algebra either :)
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andriod09Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Can you an operation more than once?
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NamelessBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
well yes you would hav to
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NamelessBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yall want me to just post the answer? i gotta leave soon :)
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andriod09Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
sure i dont got the answer
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CliffSedgeBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I'm pretty stumped too.
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CliffSedgeBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Bah, I knew there had to be a fraction in there . . .
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NamelessBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
oh yeah.. missed the first divisor.. thanks hartnn
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CliffSedgeBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Didn't think to subtract from one yet, though. Good one!
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NamelessBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
learnd that in my ics class for operators in java haha
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hartnnBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
that was good one @Nameless
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NamelessBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
thanks, and thanks for the help if u helped me :) see yall soon
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