look..........................here is a problem where you

need to find a method to find a number 33 by using

5,3,3,3,6,2

you may use any of the formulae or the signs(+,-,*,/)

thanks!

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I think this one is wrong, as theres only one 6 in the given set, 6^2=6*6,..so..

Btw very true, too many ways, such as (6*5)+3,..unless uve got to use all numbers, which i dont think so

Edit 3 : Soroban, ur using the 2 as a power, but it doesnt really suit the (+,-,*,/) does it ?