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 12-28-2003, 06:15 PM #1 deathspnay FFR Player   Join Date: Sep 2003 Posts: 52 5+5+5=550.. no im serious it is. look Yes this is a pretty old trick but there wasnt any posting going on so i got bored. okay, you have to make 5+5+5=550 be a true statement. you can: draw a horizontle, diagonal, or vertial line any where in the problem but NOT on the equal sign. =) have fun. if someone gets the answer ill tell you if it's right or not. ~Edit~ wasn't sure if this should go in the critical thinking so i just put it here in chit chat.
 12-28-2003, 06:42 PM #2 VxDx FFR Player     Join Date: May 2003 Posts: 1,871 There are an infinate number of solutions to your problem. For instance, change it into 111+111+111+111+1+100-10+5+5+5=550, but the simplest solution would probably be to make it 15+15+15=-5+50 which is adding 6 lines.
12-28-2003, 06:43 PM   #3
deathspnay
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o sorry about that i meant to say you can only add ONE vertical horizontal or diagonal line =P
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 Originally Posted by eVILPeeR Also, Arch, you\'re the ugliest twat I\'ve ever seen. Seriously. My 400+ lbs. friend looks pretty because of you.
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 12-28-2003, 06:46 PM #4 Kamoa_Han_Senzui FFR Player   Join Date: Nov 2003 Location: Michigan Posts: 1,607 this should go in critical thinking but i dont blame you i blame my stupidity __________________ I left the forums, but if you want to talk to me, hit me up on AIM SN = SickCatBodySpray
12-28-2003, 06:48 PM   #5
deathspnay
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i know but i read some other threads and i wasnt sure if it should go there or not because i didnt really feel like getting flammed sooo i just didnt put it there.
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 Originally Posted by eVILPeeR Also, Arch, you\'re the ugliest twat I\'ve ever seen. Seriously. My 400+ lbs. friend looks pretty because of you.
:O BLASPHEMY

ARCH IS A SEXAY BEAST

 12-28-2003, 07:18 PM #6 Takisho FFR Player   Join Date: Nov 2003 Posts: 916 Add a / on to the second +, making it a 4. It's hard to put it on the computer, but you understand. 5 + 545 = 550. =) I win. __________________
12-28-2003, 07:24 PM   #7
deathspnay
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yes Takisho is teh winnar. =P you can put the / on any of the plus' to make it 545+5=550.
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Originally Posted by Moogy
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 Originally Posted by eVILPeeR Also, Arch, you\'re the ugliest twat I\'ve ever seen. Seriously. My 400+ lbs. friend looks pretty because of you.
:O BLASPHEMY

ARCH IS A SEXAY BEAST

 12-28-2003, 07:38 PM #8 Takisho FFR Player   Join Date: Nov 2003 Posts: 916 Oh yeah, you're right. Don't know why I thought only the second plus... =P __________________
 12-28-2003, 07:59 PM #9 drummerboy765 FFR Player   Join Date: Oct 2003 Posts: 720 i didn't get that.... __________________
12-28-2003, 08:26 PM   #10
deathspnay
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lol if you add a diagonal line to the + then it makes the plus a 4 put the / on the top left of the + but the diagonal line smaller so it makes ita 4. and that makes 545+5=550. the first plus is gone since you added the line to it.
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Originally Posted by Moogy
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 Originally Posted by eVILPeeR Also, Arch, you\'re the ugliest twat I\'ve ever seen. Seriously. My 400+ lbs. friend looks pretty because of you.
:O BLASPHEMY

ARCH IS A SEXAY BEAST

 12-28-2003, 09:04 PM #11 hydrojakep FFR Player     Join Date: Nov 2003 Location: Earth. Age: 22 Posts: 2,290 wow... some people are soo smart. __________________
 12-28-2003, 09:11 PM #12 Lupin_the_3rd FFR Player   Join Date: Oct 2003 Posts: 2,665 yeah, i know....the person who made this thread is a retard... durrrr everybody knows 5+5+5=550....right?
 12-28-2003, 09:13 PM #13 Takisho FFR Player   Join Date: Nov 2003 Posts: 916 Lupin the Mastermind strikes again! __________________
 12-28-2003, 11:15 PM #14 Anticrombie0909 FFR Player   Join Date: Jul 2003 Posts: 4,686 Lol when I saw this I so thought it'd be a retard n00b trying to postwhore us all into violent rages...but that's kinda cool, really.
 12-29-2003, 01:10 AM #15 RobbyZero FFR Player     Join Date: Sep 2003 Location: Canada Age: 26 Posts: 4,618 wow this is retarded...why talk about math over the holidays? I guess some people miss is that bad....which is pretty sad.
 12-29-2003, 04:39 PM #16 Ridge FFR Player   Join Date: Jul 2003 Location: joisey Posts: 234 preach it, and even funnier, people are still replying.. look at me
 12-29-2003, 04:45 PM #17 dancingmaniac3 FFR Player     Join Date: Nov 2003 Location: San Antonio...where tortilla is pronounced right. Posts: 1,873 damn i wanted to be the 1st to get that answer cuase i knew that one ( a 98 in pre-cal..DUR!) __________________
 12-29-2003, 05:41 PM #18 aleco FFR Player   Join Date: Oct 2003 Location: I am where I am Posts: 1,054 I had no idea the answer to that one, but I am proud to say I was the only one who voted yes before the answer was revealed. __________________ I still exist...
 12-29-2003, 06:35 PM #19 drummerboy765 FFR Player   Join Date: Oct 2003 Posts: 720 i get it now.........very interesting, sorta __________________

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