DAY 179:

Today’s Challenge

. . . is to arrive at the target answer of 24 by using each of the numbers 5, 8, 8 and 9 once each with + – × ÷ available. There are two very different ways of making 24, can you find both?

The 7puzzle Challenge

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

The 1st & 6th rows contain the following fourteen numbers:

2    5    9    12    14    15    18    20    22    33    40    49    56    72

List two sets of three different numbers that have a total of 77.

Make 179 Challenge

Can you arrive at 179 by inserting 5, 6, 7 and 22 into the gaps below?

(◯+◯)×◯+◯ = 179

Answers can be found here.

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