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to you maths brainboxes out there

rasA4 Apr 22, 2010

  1. rasA4

    rasA4 Four Rings Mafia Specialist Team V6 Audi A4 saloon

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    how do you make up the number 52 by adding 2,3 or 4 consectutive numbers
    i can make 51 and 53 but not 52

    help
     
  2. rasA4

    rasA4 Four Rings Mafia Specialist Team V6 Audi A4 saloon

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    like 16+17+18 =51
     
  3. jojo

    jojo Looking for Boost! Staff Member Moderator Team Daytona Audi S3 quattro Audi A6 Audi Avant Owner Group

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    3+4+5+6+7+8+9+10=52 :icon_thumright:
     
  4. rasA4

    rasA4 Four Rings Mafia Specialist Team V6 Audi A4 saloon

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    no mate
    can only by adding 2,3 or 4 consectutive numbers no more

    i think its a trick question from my daughters homework
    thanks anyway
     
  5. Watty

    Watty ..... (_!_) Sarah's A3s #1 Fan

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    Add 2 consecutive PRIME numbers, 23+29 = 52 :icon_thumright:
     
  6. 1wheelonly

    1wheelonly cabriolet VCDS Map User

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    :applaus: bloody hell watty, could you do my sons homework lmfao
     
  7. Watty

    Watty ..... (_!_) Sarah's A3s #1 Fan

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    Hey, no probs, I like numbers and my favourite one's are 34, 24, 34, lol.
     
  8. OldRedEyes

    OldRedEyes Member

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    fave letters are dd i bet watty
     
  9. Sarah's A3

    Sarah's A3 MODERATOR V6 S3 Hybrid Staff Member Moderator

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    Oi lol!!!! Cheeky! How did you guess lol :whip:
     
  10. ALPINE

    ALPINE Yes its diesel, now cry u lost

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    a wha?
     
  11. rasA4

    rasA4 Four Rings Mafia Specialist Team V6 Audi A4 saloon

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    we shall see watty when she gets her homework back next week
     
  12. Sarah's A3

    Sarah's A3 MODERATOR V6 S3 Hybrid Staff Member Moderator

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    rasA4.....did she get it marked??? the wait is killin??? Was it right??
     
  13. rasA4

    rasA4 Four Rings Mafia Specialist Team V6 Audi A4 saloon

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    hey guys yes it was marked and the teacher said 52 cannot be done so a trick question!!

    thanks to all for your help
     
  14. Sarah's A3

    Sarah's A3 MODERATOR V6 S3 Hybrid Staff Member Moderator

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    But it obviously could be done, so maybe she has now learnt something!!!

    The teacher needs leasons on 'Prime' numbers!
     
  15. rasA4

    rasA4 Four Rings Mafia Specialist Team V6 Audi A4 saloon

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    yea maybe, however it was nowhere mentioned about using prime numbers just consectutive maybe they havent covered them yet?
     
  16. Watty

    Watty ..... (_!_) Sarah's A3s #1 Fan

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    Ok, maybe they haven't..... don't tell me she's 8 years old? Sorry, was thinking along 13 to 16 years old type problems?
     
  17. Essflee

    Essflee Well-Known Member

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    Well that sounds like productive homework...
     
  18. Staz

    Staz is a retronaut Staff Member Moderator VCDS Map User

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    How is it a trick question? :think: Isn't there supposed to be some sort of...well...trick?
     

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