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Enter 38 on a calculator. Now reduce it to 1 by using any operation key and the number 3 only...

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Enter 38 on a calculator. Now reduce it to 1 by using any operation key and the number 3 only. What is the fewest number of key presses needed (please explain the complete process)?

posted Sep 4, 2017 by anonymous

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2 key presses are needed
38%3= 1.14
1.14-sin (3)=1 since sin (3)=0.14

answer Sep 4, 2017 by Mogadala Ramana
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Ans: 38-33-3-3/3=1

answer Sep 4, 2017 by Salil Agrawal
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37 - (3*3*3) = 10 - (3*3) = 1

answer Sep 6, 2017 by anonymous
it is wrong because you reduced 37 to 1 but question is to reduce 38 to 1
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38+333333/33333-3-3-3=1

answer Apr 10, 2020 by Idoo Events



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