Can You Find The Hidden Clue To Solve This Math Problem?

Sweets Represent Certain Numbers In This Math Equation, But The Clue Is Hidden

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August 9, 2019 02:41 By Mambee

If you consider yourself a math whiz, then you should test that by giving the puzzle below a try.

Sweets Represent Certain Numbers In This Math Equation, But The Clue Is Hidden

We can't deny the importance of math in our daily life. We rely on it when it comes to everyday calculations, doing our taxes and keeping financial records up to date. But when was the last time you solved a math problem for the fun of it?

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Many people might find numbers complicated and math puzzles can be daunting to them. However, the good news is that the more you engage in puzzles like this, the better you get at solving them.

In fact, 'practice makes perfect' is a reliable philosophy when it comes to math. So, if these types of problems intimidate you, the best way to keep that from happening is to try as many as you can. Who knows? You might end up uncovering a secret analytical skill that you didn't know you had.

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Now, about the puzzle above, it's really easy once you're able to figure out the hidden clue. Every dessert in the image represents a number and when you replace the desserts with those numbers, you get the answers to the problem.

The key here is to start small and take things one step a time. So, start by guessing what numbers the first equation represents and work your way down.

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Do you have your answer? Well done for trying! Now, check below to know if you had it right.

Sweets Represent Certain Numbers In This Math Equation, But The Clue Is Hidden

Basically, the lollypop represents the number 2 and the pie is 11, while the cupcake is 12. With this, you know that the final equation will be 11 + 24 x 2 which gives us 59.

See? Once you know what each dessert means, the rest is a piece of cake - no pun intended. Hopefully, you had fun with this. Be sure to share it with your friends to see how they do!

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