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# Can You Solve This Tricky Math Question?

## Why is this equation correct? 1 + 9 + 8 = 1

On seeing this math equation, many people would think it is wrong, but if you think critically, you find out why it is correct.

Are you still thinking?

## Let’s help you out. Scroll down for the answer.

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It’s simply a combination of the first letters of the numbers.

## Here is how it works: One + Nine + Eight = ONE

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This math puzzle making rounds on the internet has been shared by a Facebook user named Antley Lamont Staten. The problem has been shared more than 382 thousand times.

While some people don’t even take a second to answer this puzzle, others may stare at it for five to ten minutes before they figure it out.

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