A brilliant question to get people talking about MATHEMATICS!

 

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A Cosmobiologist’s Dream: Where the math is lacking….

NOW try this one…

1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 – 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 + 1 x 0 = ?

Come on Mathematics teachers, let’s have your answers in the comments below and see if we can agree on both of the answers! 

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6 comments on “A brilliant question to get people talking about MATHEMATICS!

  1. 2

    Because
    1+1+1+1+1 == Nothing as no operator between lines
    1+1+1+1+1 == Nothing as no operator between lines
    1+1×0+1 = 2

  2. The first one is either 2 by taking into account only the last row or 30 if you consider that there are two 11s in the two first rows. But it is a mistake to split a number because you are changing row. The second problem is 14

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