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Strange math problem

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The professor writes a problem on the whiteboard, thus:

25 - 55 + (85 + 65) = ?

He then inexplicably states that, even though you might disagree, the correct answer is actually 5!

Explanation?

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6 hours ago, bonanova said:

The professor writes a problem on the whiteboard, thus:

25 - 55 + (85 + 65) = ?

He then inexplicably states that, even though you might disagree, the correct answer is actually 5!

Explanation?

Classy.

25 - 55 + (85 + 65) = 120 = 5! = 5*4*3*2

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