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Mathematical problem for the weekend

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Mathematical problem for the weekend

Using standard mathematical functions make the following equations correct
1 1 1 = 6
2 2 2 =6
3 3 3 =6
4 4 4 =6
5 5 5 = 6
6 6 6 = 6
7 7 7 =6
8 8 8 =6
9 9 9 = 6
Example
2+2+2=6
PM's of solutions accepted
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geewizz
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Re: Mathematical problem for the weekend

I take it we can use brackets?
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Re: Mathematical problem for the weekend

you should have my PM Wink
B.
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Re: Mathematical problem for the weekend

yes you can use brackets
well done Barry
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Re: Mathematical problem for the weekend

Are the answers upside down at the bottom of the page?
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Re: Mathematical problem for the weekend

They are behind your monitor, simply turn it around and you'll see them - bt shhh! don't tell anybody. Wink
geewizz
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Re: Mathematical problem for the weekend

I'm off to get a duster.
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Re: Mathematical problem for the weekend

*tsk silly me
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Re: Mathematical problem for the weekend

Quote from: Barry
you should have my PM Wink
B.

Clever Dick
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Re: Mathematical problem for the weekend

Cheesy
Yup.  I just like maths Wink
B.
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Re: Mathematical problem for the weekend

oldjim, will you, at some time, put this innumerate clod out of its misery by posting the results?
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Re: Mathematical problem for the weekend

my grandmother liked moths but couldn`t eat too many in one session  Smiley
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Re: Mathematical problem for the weekend

Quote from: geewizz
I take it we can use brackets?

Are you putting shelves up then?
geewizz
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Re: Mathematical problem for the weekend

Shhh. I'm trying to concentrate.
sniff, sniff.
Can anyone else smell burning?
alanf
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Re: Mathematical problem for the weekend

8 out of 9 solutions sent by PM. So near yet so far!
Update: Got the final one!