Get the Amount of 100 by Using Numbers 1-9 at Once

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so you have to use the numbers 1-9

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Bitaseme M
School: Boston College

We need to use numbers 1-9 to equal 100. You can use any arithmetic operation you'd like (+, -, /, *). To achieve an answer you would have to play around with what arithmetic operation you use for each pair of numbers however this seems to do the trick:


I put the parentheses in so that you can see how this math turns out:

72 + (28) = 100

And we have a 100. Just multiply 9*8 and add the rest of the numbers and you'll get 100.

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