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Riddle: Arithmetic Gone Awry


Look at this equation.

26 = 47

Now, by only rearranging the numbers in any fashion and without adding any arithmetic signs (+, -, *, or /), can you make this equation true?


2 thoughts on “Riddle: Arithmetic Gone Awry

  1. I was tempted to search around for the answer, but i decided to use the trusty old calc. I hope I don’t look like an idiot, math isn’t my strongest suit.

    [answer held until officially posted to riddle answers page, you are correct tho - jwopitz]

    Just a stab in the dark.

  2. @Ramsey
    Looks good to me. Kudos!

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