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Question:

Using only addition, how do you add eight 8's and get the number 1000?

Answer:

888 + 88 + 8 + 8 + 8 = 1000.

Try another Brain Teaser:

Add 9 + 1. Then mulitply 9 x 1. Do you get the same answer each time?