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Nine 4s to make it 2000

 
Rakesh Joshi
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4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 = 2000

There are nine 4s. Put any mathematical operator in the equation to make the target number of the equation equal to 2000.
can you make it more than one way
 
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(4 x 4 x 4) / (.4 x .4 x .4) x sqrt(4) + 4 - 4
 
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(4^4-4)*(4+4)-4*4+(4-4)

if ^ is accepted as a mathematical operator.
[ April 01, 2006: Message edited by: Stefan Wagner ]
 
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Slight variation of Stefan's answer...



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