Trying to figure this out

Jax0352

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Ok here's the rules for this math problem.
If you go under -2,147,483,647 the remainder rolls over expressed as a positive number. If you go over 2,147,483,647 the remainder rolls over expressed as a negative number or 0 if it comes out to 0. You can use all these numbers as many times as you need to in any combination of ways as well as any new numbers that come from adding these numbers together. You are only allowed to use addition.
Your goal is to reach 0 in as few moves as possible.
I don't know if it is mathematical possible but it is for a project I'm working on for a game if 0 isn't possible as close to 0 as you can get.
Here are the numbers


-1181550592
3040446
24323568
48647136
97294272
389177088
1520223
778354176
 

lev888

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Ok here's the rules for this math problem.
If you go under -2,147,483,647 the remainder rolls over expressed as a positive number. If you go over 2,147,483,647 the remainder rolls over expressed as a negative number or 0 if it comes out to 0. You can use all these numbers as many times as you need to in any combination of ways as well as any new numbers that come from adding these numbers together. You are only allowed to use addition.
Your goal is to reach 0 in as few moves as possible.
I don't know if it is mathematical possible but it is for a project I'm working on for a game if 0 isn't possible as close to 0 as you can get.
Here are the numbers


-1181550592
3040446
24323568
48647136
97294272
389177088
1520223
778354176
This is the game you are creating?
 

Cubist

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If you go under -2,147,483,647 the remainder rolls over expressed as a positive number. If you go over 2,147,483,647 the remainder rolls over expressed as a negative number or 0 if it comes out to 0.

Are you saying that
-2,147,483,647 becomes 0
-2,147,483,648 becomes +1
-2,147,483,649 becomes +2
etc

+2,147,483,647 becomes 0
+2,147,483,648 becomes -1
+2,147,483,649 becomes -2
etc
 

Subhotosh Khan

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Ok here's the rules for this math problem.
If you go under -2,147,483,647 the remainder rolls over expressed as a positive number. If you go over 2,147,483,647 the remainder rolls over expressed as a negative number or 0 if it comes out to 0. You can use all these numbers as many times as you need to in any combination of ways as well as any new numbers that come from adding these numbers together. You are only allowed to use addition.
Your goal is to reach 0 in as few moves as possible.
I don't know if it is mathematical possible but it is for a project I'm working on for a game if 0 isn't possible as close to 0 as you can get.
Here are the numbers


-1181550592
3040446
24323568
48647136
97294272
389177088
1520223
778354176
I fail to see the question here? What are you looking for?

Please show us what you have tried and exactly where you are stuck.

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