DAY 35:

Today’s Challenge

Try the following 20 steps in your head.  Start with the number 12, then:

÷2   1   ×5   5   ×3   6   ÷2   3   ÷3   ×2

10   +6   ×3   6   ÷2   +3   ÷3   +2   –4   ×6   =   ?

What is your final answer?

The 7puzzle Challenge

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

The 5th & 7th rows of the playing board contain the following fourteen numbers:

4   6   7   11   16   21   24   27   30   50   70   77   81   84

Which six numbers above can be made by adding two others from the list?

Make 35 Challenge

Can you arrive at 35 by inserting 3, 4, 5 and 8 into the gaps on each line?

  •  (◯+◯◯)× = 35
  •  (◯+◯)×+ = 35
  •  ◯³–×◯– = 35

Answers can be found here.

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