How many different combinations can you think of?. You will need to put the numbers and symbols into order to create a number sentence that is correct, there are multiple answers you could come up with: For example if the jumbled numbers and symbols were (-, 20, 8, =, 2, 26, +) you could make 8 + 20 – 2 = 26 or you could make 26 – 8 + 2 = 20. What other combinations can you think of? I have put one possible answer below but there are more! Give this puzzle to your students or children and see if they can work it out. Feel free to share this on Pinterest

Answer: 30 ÷ 2 + 9 = 24