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Re: Not a geometry puzzle
Posted:
Jan 3, 1998 5:04 PM


On Thu, 1 Jan 1998, Usenet Approve Account wrote:
> TWO+SEVEN+ELEVEN=TWENTY > > This is true. But can you find values for each of the letters, in the > range 1 to 9, so that each of the numbers is used once, and once > only to make the sum add up? > > I know of one solution; well, two solutions given that the values for > S and L are interchangable. ====
A nice cryptarithmetic problem. If you loosen it up just a bit to allow zero then there is another pair of solutions.
alan>



