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Friday Puzzler -- Simple arithmetic

Alex Y
Using just the basic four arithmetic operators, parentheses for grouping and the four numbers 3,3,8,&8, form an expression that equals 24.

For instance, using the numbers 2,2,8,8, it would be easy:
(8/2)*(8-2) or (2*2*8)-8 and several others, probably.

But how do you get 24 with 3, 3, 8, and 8?

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Friday Puzzler -- Simple arithmetic
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