The simple Maths Question profs and mathematicians can’t solve is 8 ÷ 2(2+2). This question has gone viral already and everuone has tried solving without. The internet has been buzzing with this simple maths question professors, mathematicians and University graduates are struggling to agree on as far as the answer is concern.
Some have used the most sophisticated methods, calculators and logic reasoning yet, the answer gets disputed by another mathematician.
It is possible that, you don’t even remember the last time you pushed your brain to do some simple but tough arithmetic and probably the last calculation you did was when a trader had to give you a change or you wanted to find out how much you had left in your pocket after a day’s spending.
The question is 8 ÷ 2(2+2). Simple, right? WRONG hahaha and everyone is getting it wrong.
Social media has gone wild and everyone is defending his or her answer to the simple maths question.
Twitter has been buzzing with this and we are sure, there are mathematicians and those who dare to try like you who are yet to solve or attempt to solve this.
The best mathematicians with more than two degrees in mathematics have solved this only to have different answers. If you have what it takes to be the genius the world has been looking for in the past 48 hours or so, prove yourself.
The truth of the matter is that, some people have used their TI-48 graphing calculators already; mathematics gurus have teamed up and solved this as well.
Currently, there are two answers, some say the answer to the question 8 ÷ 2(2+2) is 16 whiles others say the answer to the same question 8 ÷ 2(2+2) is 1.
What is your stand? Do you have a different answer and which one of the above do you think is right? Let us know at newsghana24.com Leave your answer as a message.
Is there any mathematician in the building? Bring on the challenge.Yahoo is buzzing as well with this.