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Old 2004-02-03, 11:07   #12
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Strange that they say up to 119 cause 120 is a very easy number being 5!
(4+4/4)!=120

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Strange that the puzzle statement says four fours ...

A better solution is (((4+4)/.4)/4) !

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Old 2004-02-03, 23:12   #13
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I didn't think it was meant to be exact 4 fours ... Same for the keys, i don't think it's exactly one + - X / ( ) . ! ^2 = of each ...

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Old 2004-02-04, 14:38   #14
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It means exactly only 4 of the digit 4. The number of other symbols is unlimited.
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Old 2004-02-05, 22:25   #15
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Alright then:

((42)2+4!2-42)/42=51

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Old 2004-02-05, 23:11   #16
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It means exactly only 4 of the digit 4. The number of other symbols is unlimited.
Blast! I was going to suggest 4/4 + 4/4 + ... + 4/4.
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