# Four numbers equal 24

• Apr 16th 2009, 06:37 AM
tezkalow
Four numbers equal 24
How can 10, 9 ,8 ,5 make into 24?
You can use x,+,-,/,(), use numbers once.
• Apr 16th 2009, 07:30 AM
Jameson
Is this for homework or for fun?
• Apr 16th 2009, 10:43 AM
Moo
Hello,

10+9+5=24....
• Apr 16th 2009, 12:02 PM
Opalg
If you have to use all four numbers, and you're allowed to use powers, then $24 = 9^{5/10}\times8$.