# Kakooma - Greg Tang Math

About Kakooma starts with a deceptively simple idea: in a group of numbers, find the number that is the sum of two others. Sounds easy, right? Playing KAKOOMA Kakooma is great for people of all ages. Start with the mini-puzzle at the top. Difficulty levels The size of the puzzle and the size of the puzzle’s numbers determine its difficulty. Here is an example of a more difficult puzzle with 9 numbers and sums up to 25. Kakooma Negatives Kakooma can also be played with negative numbers. Starting with the top left mini-puzzle, the answer is 2 since -4 + 6 = 2. Kakooma Fractions Ready for a new challenge? Starting with the mini-puzzle at the top, the answer is 5/12 since 3/12 + 1/6 = 5/12. Kakooma Times With Kakooma Times, players switch from finding sums to finding products. Starting with the top, left mini-puzzle, the answer is 21 since 7 x 3 = 21. In this last puzzle, note that the operation switches from multiplication back to addition (since the numbers are double-digits). Related:  docs imp

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