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Based on the other "Correct way to add 22 to 4" puzzles.

Tell me the correct way to add 22 to 4 to get 70
As in the other puzzles, all numbers are in Base 10.

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  • $\begingroup$ I think this question requires a little bit more effort - perhaps a link to the original puzzle? Also the question itself should be in the body, not just the title. $\endgroup$
    – KoA
    May 27 '16 at 11:26
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    $\begingroup$ I think it's fine as it is $\endgroup$ May 27 '16 at 11:35
  • $\begingroup$ @CallumBradbury check the revision history - it's much better now, I reckon. $\endgroup$
    – KoA
    May 27 '16 at 11:37
  • $\begingroup$ Do we have to think in other language than English to get the answer, just like the other question. puzzling.stackexchange.com/q/33263/19658 $\endgroup$
    – A J
    May 27 '16 at 12:12
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    – m4n0
    May 27 '16 at 12:33
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A possible answer:

4 feet + 22 yards (66 feet) = 70 feet

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    – user17008
    May 27 '16 at 18:52
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I did so many calculations on the other puzzle that this one is easy from memory :)

4 years + 22 months = 70 months

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    $\begingroup$ Nice. Looking at the other questions, this answer is far better than mine. +1 $\endgroup$ May 27 '16 at 15:36
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Not really adding but...

4/22 (April 22) is Earth Day

and

The first Earth Day was in 1970

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Another possible answer:

4 dozen + 22 = 70

or

(4*12=48)+22=70

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In the additive cyclic group of integers modulo $44$ $(\mathbb Z_{44})$:

$\overline{22}+\overline{4 }=\overline{22+4}=\overline{26}= \overline{44+26}=\overline{70}$, where $\overline x$ denotes the equivalence class of $x$.

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A possible answer:

The questions asks how to add 22 to 4 to get 70: Add twenty-two 3s to 4:
$22\times 3 + 4 = 70$

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it will be

4 dozens (12 * 4 )+ 22 =70

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