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2004-02-03, 11:07   #12
xilman
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Quote:
 Originally Posted by michael Strange that they say up to 119 cause 120 is a very easy number being 5! (4+4/4)!=120 -michael
Strange that the puzzle statement says four fours ...

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

Paul

 2004-02-03, 23:12 #13 michael   Dec 2003 Belgium 5×13 Posts 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 ... -michael Last fiddled with by michael on 2004-02-03 at 23:15
 2004-02-04, 14:38 #14 Uncwilly 6809 > 6502     """"""""""""""""""" Aug 2003 101ร103 Posts 5·2,179 Posts It means exactly only 4 of the digit 4. The number of other symbols is unlimited.
 2004-02-05, 22:25 #15 michael   Dec 2003 Belgium 1018 Posts Alright then: ((42)2+4!2-42)/42=51 -michael Last fiddled with by michael on 2004-02-05 at 22:30
2004-02-05, 23:11   #16
patrik

"Patrik Johansson"
Aug 2002
Uppsala, Sweden

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Quote:
 Originally Posted by Uncwilly 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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