# Math

posted by Bud

using the numbers 24-12-7-2...in any addition subtraction division or multiplication combination, i have to come up with the sum of 24. Help.

1. Ms. Sue

Is that?

24
-12
-7
-2

2. bud

no its
234
12
7
2

3. bud

oops i meant
24
12
7
2

4. Ms. Sue

234 or 24?

5. bud

24

6. bud

I have tried every combination i can think of the closest I have come is 22 or 26 but i cant get 24 for an answer

7. bud

Ms. Sue can you help at all with this one I am stumped

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