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This question already has an answer here:

5 + 5 + 5 = 550

By one stroke of a pen, prove the above equation. Use your imagination !

Hint: Can be solved better on a piece of paper.

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  • $\begingroup$ Please edit the title into the puzzle $\endgroup$ – humn Jan 8 '18 at 10:11
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Draw a 45 degree line and turn the + to a 4.
$5 +5+5 = 550$ becomes $545 + 5 = 550$

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  • $\begingroup$ Nice one, I hadn't thought of that! $\endgroup$ – Phylyp Jan 8 '18 at 10:05
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Easy one !

5+5+5 ≠ 550 is valid

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One solution is:

5 + 5 + 5 ≤ 550

Another solution is:

5 + 5 + 5 ≠ 550

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