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# Thursday Puzzler: Arithmetic Operators

12.05.2013
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Usually we have a code puzzler every Thursday, but today it's more of a brain teaser. Your task is to balance add arithmetic operators to make the statement below true. Note that you can also use brackets if you wish:

3 1 3 6 = 8

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((3+1)/3)*6=8

### Mark Howard replied on Thu, 2013/12/05 - 9:25am

(3 - (3/3)) + 6 = 8

((3-1)%3)+6 = 8

(3+1)/(3/6) = 8

### Misja Alma replied on Mon, 2013/12/09 - 6:53am

(3-1) ^ (6-3) = 8

(6/3) ^ (3 * 1) = 8

3 * 3 - 1 ^ 6 = 8

### Bruno Mertiku replied on Tue, 2013/12/10 - 9:41am in response to: Misja Alma

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### Daleep Singh replied on Tue, 2013/12/10 - 10:03am

3 - (1^3) + 6 = 8

beautiful

(3-1)^(3%6)=8

3 / 3 + 6  + 1

6/3*(3+1) = 8

### Antony Jesuraj replied on Thu, 2013/12/12 - 2:30am

( 3-(1 to the power of 3)) +6=8

6+1+(3/3)

Missing the 1

(3/3)+1+6=8