# How you can get number 28 by using following numbers and operators.

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How you can get number 28 by using following numbers and operators

Numbers: 1, 5, 7 and 8.
Operators: +, -, * and /
You can use ( ) brackets as well.

Rules:-

You can use each number only once.
You can not use 1 and 5 as 15.
You have to use all of the above number mentioned (1,5,7 and 8)

posted May 12, 2014

## 3 Solutions

+1 vote

solution May 12, 2014

We can make 28 as follow as:

(7*5)-8+1 = 35-8+1

Hence It is 28

solution Mar 28, 2016 by

We can find 28 in this format :-

(5*7)+1-8 = 28

solution Mar 28, 2016

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