# TEASER

 Forum topic by Grumpy posted 03-05-2010 12:37 AM 1228 views 0 times favorited 5 replies
 Grumpy23928 posts in 3851 days 03-05-2010 12:37 AM Topic tags/keywords: question brain teaser LETS SEE WHO GETS THE RIGHT ANSWER FIRST. > If:> 2 + 3 = 10> 7 + 2 = 63> 6 + 5 = 66> 8 + 4 = 96>> Then:>> 9 + 7 = ???? -- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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 cbMerlin100 posts in 3421 days #1 posted 03-05-2010 12:41 AM 144 -- Sawdust looks better in the garage than cars, explain that to your wife! YorkshireStewart1130 posts in 3902 days #2 posted 03-05-2010 12:57 AM I agree: 9 x (9+7)= 144 -- Res severa verum gaudium - True pleasure is a serious business. http://www.folksy.com/shops/TreeGems TopamaxSurvivor18272 posts in 3676 days #3 posted 03-05-2010 02:39 AM Looks like I’‘m way late to this party. Were you trying to find the answer or see if we knew ?? :-)) -- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence Charles Maxwell1099 posts in 3808 days #4 posted 03-05-2010 03:20 PM > If:> 2 + 3 = 10> 7 + 2 = 63> 6 + 5 = 66> 8 + 4 = 96>> Then:>> 9 + 7 = ???? 144 (algorithm: 2+3=5, 5xTHR FIRST NUMBER = 10; 7+2=9, 9xTHE FIRST NUMBER = 63 … AND SO ON … 9+7=16, 16×9=144!!!) -- Max the "night janitor" at www.hardwoodclocks.com lilredweldingrod2496 posts in 3107 days #5 posted 03-16-2010 06:32 AM Gross.