## 777, 888 and 999

You are given the numbers 777, 888 and 999. Using the numbers once and adding, subtracting, multiplying or dividing, how can you make 999?

(7 x 7 x 7) + (9 x 9 x 8) + ((9 – 8) x 8) = 999
(77 + 7) + 888 + (9 + 9 + 9) = 999

If other operators were allowed, another solution would be 999 modulo (888 x 777). I’m sure there are more solutions.

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32 Comments on "777, 888 and 999"

iqra says
March 23, 2015 @ 11:38

999 modulo (888×777)=999

SUBODH SINGH says
September 6, 2015 @ 04:32

prove the 999+888+777=999

jyotijyo says
February 5, 2016 @ 10:02

9
7
9 7
9 8
+ 7 8 8
—————
9 9 9

tharun says
March 1, 2016 @ 09:23

please!!!explain the caculation 999 888 777=999

akshay says
April 14, 2016 @ 08:49

plz prove me this one
777
777
777
equals to
999

abhishek singh says
May 24, 2016 @ 06:01

(9+9+9)+(888)+(77+7)=999

parasgupta says
May 26, 2016 @ 02:12

999,888,777=999

bkumar says
July 22, 2016 @ 11:20

how can add 9999 , 8888,7777 so that it’s sum is 9999

Sivayogarasha gunaratnam says
December 10, 2016 @ 12:07

7
8
8 9
9 9
7 8 7
+ 9 9 9

Prem Singh says
December 23, 2016 @ 11:53

(9+9+9+(888)+(77+7)=999

sonu pandey says
December 24, 2016 @ 09:12

888+77+7+9+9+9=999
it’s very easy but so boaring in solving.

theories N says
December 29, 2016 @ 23:34

Dhet…!!!
I is such a simple queation and most are off track.
As per the N theory of existance and non existance. Like N=Z, just differentiated by angle of viewing.
So 7 = 1
and 777=111
888 + 111= 999.

Who has read the N theory by BDK.
The N theories of evrything in relation to N
by
bu N ja N dip [email protected]

(minimism and fundamentalist and . . .n
Hopr you could und3rStN that is end and and.

theories N says
December 29, 2016 @ 23:39

And the persons with the complex lochas of mathematics who could find relation to the above calculations can easily figure out the simplicity and easyness of the n theory.
Om Namah Shivaaa

nil says
December 31, 2016 @ 04:10

(7 x 7 x 7) + (9 x 9 x 8) + ((9 – 8) x 8) = 999
If other operators were allowed, another solution would be 999 modulo (888 x 777)

yashwant kaushal says
January 14, 2017 @ 23:04

(999_777) -( 888- 777)+888= 999

shyam says
January 20, 2017 @ 05:13

888
77
7
7
9
9
9

ans is 999

Sakshi says
February 16, 2017 @ 08:00

Thankssss for the answers…. It really helped me..

Pranav says
February 23, 2017 @ 00:15

Wow really tricky ones…. loved the solutions tooo. Thanks

sagar says
February 25, 2017 @ 22:01

777÷888 =1. 999×1=999

firdous mallick..all ans is wrong... says
May 17, 2017 @ 01:58

8 7 9
+ 8 9
9
7
8
7
———-
9 9 9(ans………

firdous mallick..all ans is wrong... says
May 17, 2017 @ 02:01

9 7 8
9 8
9
8
7
7
——–
9 9 9 ans

firdous mallick..all ans is wrong... says
May 17, 2017 @ 02:02

Am i right???????

June 17, 2017 @ 01:55

999+88*7-77*8

baba says
August 2, 2017 @ 04:12

888+777-999=666

(hold the screen upside down),

Raj jha says
September 14, 2017 @ 05:47

9
9
9
8
8 7
8 7 7
9 9 9

ANKIT KUMAR says
October 14, 2017 @ 09:21

888+77+7+9+9+9=999

abhi says
April 28, 2018 @ 04:30

777+888= 999

Pls solve this

Hemanth says
May 4, 2020 @ 09:46

9999 +8888+77770=9999 solve this

May 31, 2020 @ 13:59

888+77+7+9+9+9=999

August 8, 2020 @ 08:32

888+77+7+9+9+9=999
Solve it

November 2, 2020 @ 11:44

789+98+98+7+7=999

Vignesh.G says
October 10, 2022 @ 04:56

(999)÷(8-7)×(8-7)×(8-7)
(999)÷(1)×(1)×(1)
(999)÷(1)
=999….