Math is a super fun subject but is often criticized as boring for all the wrong reasons.

But before moving on to the fun part of the blog, let’s answer this very important question:

## Why math puzzles?

Well, that’s a pretty simple question to answer. All our lives we have learned to hate mathematics. The very thought of this topic gives chills to students who learn to count late or who don’t like complicated theorems. People all over the world take this subject seriously and acknowledge its importance in countless fields. Mathematics is relevant to almost every area of life, and therefore, the academic world attaches great importance to this subject. This heightened emphasis puts pressure on students to not only understand concepts but also pass exams. Almost all competitive exams include mathematics. Those who score well in this subject will receive all the applause, but those who do not score well start to hate the subject.

This is why we aim to bring interesting math puzzles to change your perspective on this subject.

## Try these fun math puzzles.

Math puzzle 1:

Just use the plus sign (+) in 88888888 to get an answer of 1,000.

Math puzzle 2:

Adams added six to eleven. He got the answer five and the answer was correct. How is it possible?

Math puzzle 3:

How many 9s are there between 1 and 100?

Ready for the answer?

## ANSWER:

Math puzzle 1:

Just use the plus sign (+) in 88888888 to get an answer of 1,000.

Reply:

888 + 88 + 8 + 8 + 8 = 1,000.

Math puzzle 2:

Adams added six to eleven. He got the answer five and the answer was correct. How is it possible?

Reply:

This keeps on a watch.

Math puzzle 3:

How many 9s are there between 1 and 100?

Answer 3:

20

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