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Target Number #27- Make 265 -

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Puzzle Image Using the numbers 2, 2, 3, 7, 9, and 9 (in any order), can you write a mathematical expression (e.g. (9*7)*(9+3)-(2/2)) with a result equal to 265?

You may only use the four BASIC math operations (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division) as well as parenthesis. Some additional rules:

1. You are not required to use all six numbers.
2. You may NOT join numbers (e.g. 9 and 7 to make 97).
3. You may only use a number as many times as it appears above.

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