**Today’s Challenge**

Using the numbers 3, 6 and 6 just once each, and with + – × ÷ available, which three of the following target numbers are NOT mathematically possible to achieve?

1 2 3 4 6 8 9 12 15 18 21 24

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**The 7puzzle Challenge**

The playing board of **the 7puzzle game** is a 7-by-7 grid containing 49 different numbers, ranging from **2 **up to **84**.

The 5th & 6th rows of the playing board contain the following fourteen numbers:

5 6 7 12 16 18 20 21 33 49 50 56 81 84

Which number, when adding 50 to it, becomes a square number?

**Make 119 Challenge**

Can you arrive at 119 by inserting 2, 6, 9 and 11 into the gaps on each line?

- (◯+◯)×(◯–◯) = 119
- ◯×◯×◯+◯ = 119

**Answers **can be found **here**.

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