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4-17.

Leonidas was given the same numbers and rules and told to create an expression that equals 52.

This is what he came up with:

5(6+3) + 7

Lola was also given the same numbers and rules and told to create an expression that equals 34.

This is what she came up with:

3(6+7) − 5

The solution to this problem is similar to both Leonidas' and Lola's solutions.