This has been doing the rounds on the Internet recently.

**This problem can be solved by pre-school children in five to ten minutes, by programmers in an hour and by people in higher education ….well, check it yourself!**

I’m pleased to say despite my various Maths degrees I solved the problem quickly!

I obviously have the mind of a pre-schooler!

You can find a hint then check the answer **here**.

I present the problem as posed everywhere – though it looks like a misuse of the = sign!

Only put an equals sign between equal expressions!

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Your answer is correct Murilo but I won’t display it here in case people don’t want to see the answer straight away! There is a link to the answer in the post.

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Your answer is correct ahmed but I won’t display it here in case people don’t want to see the answer straight away! There is a link to the answer in the post.