# Plep's Puzzles

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## Friday, December 21, 2007

1/ Make 24 out of 1, 5, 5, and 5.
2/ Make 24 out of 3, 3, 8 and 8.

Anonymous said...

1/ 24 = (5 * sqrt(5) * sqrt(5) ) - 1
2/ 24 = sqrt(3) * sqrt(3) * sqrt(8) * sqrt(8)

January 2, 2008 at 4:31 PM
StretchyBill said...

Nice. I couldn't get the second one.

For the first one, I got this:
24 = (5 * 5) - 1^5
Where 1^5 is 1 raised to the fifth power.

January 7, 2008 at 8:10 PM
Linda said...

5*(5-1/5) = 24

June 1, 2008 at 10:37 PM
Anonymous said...

8/(3-8/3) = 24

July 7, 2008 at 5:17 PM
Anonymous said...

I thought you could only use + - / *
anyways this is how i did it..

= (-1/5 + 5) *5
= (24/5) *5
= (24

December 12, 2008 at 12:00 PM
Anonymous said...

8(3-8/3)= 24

February 5, 2009 at 2:03 PM
Anonymous said...

8/(3-8/3)

February 5, 2009 at 2:04 PM
Anonymous said...

(5-(/5))*5=24

September 12, 2009 at 1:01 AM
Anonymous said...

[(5!-5)/5]+1

April 5, 2011 at 3:37 PM
Anonymous said...

8*3=24*3= 72/3=24

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Anonymous said...

8/[3-(3/8)]= 8/[(9/3)-(8/3)]=8/(1/3)=24

September 6, 2012 at 8:29 PM