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Menacing Matchsticks IX

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Puzzle ID:#39278
Fun:*** (2.23)
Difficulty:*** (2.65)
Submitted By:calmsaviorAus******




You will need thirty-three matchsticks for this puzzle.

Arrange all the matchsticks into the number 700000, as the number would appear digitally.

Moving only two matchsticks, can you make a value well over 1,000,000,000?

You cannot:
Break the matchsticks.
Stack the matchsticks.
Remove the matchsticks.
Make a factorial.
Make the symbol for infinity (an 8 rotated 90 degrees).
Use exponents.

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Nov 25, 2007

your allowed to look up-side down? sure
Nov 25, 2007

It doesn't say you cannot.
Dec 20, 2007

i thought GOOGLE was 1 with 100 zeros...
Feb 03, 2008

The hint gave it away for me.
Apr 10, 2008

jasmin215, GOOGOL is the number.GOOGLE is the search engine.
Oct 14, 2009

Did you know that Google misspelled it on accident?
Nov 19, 2011

you know the match shapes that are supposed to be the letter g? they look more like a backwards 6 to me anyway nice teaser ive seen 2 menacing matchsticks puzzles so does that mean im a fan?
Jan 11, 2014

This is absolutely brilliant. Extremely creative, inventive, complex, and diabolical. How this is only rated around 2.2 stars in Fun, I have absolutely no idea. Saddening.

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