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A Fun Zone's Brain Teaser #142

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The Number 8

1. Can you add eight 8's together so they add up to an even one thousand?

2. Without using the + or - signs, arrange five 8s so they equal 9.

3. What is the smallest integer, which, when multiplied by 2 gives a number consisting of only 8's?


 

The Solution

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1. 888+88+8+8+8=1000

2. 8 88/88

3. 4