Using not more than 16
tiles from a standard Srabble game create an alphametic equation w1+w2=w3
, where w1,w2,w3
are English words and the sum of scrabble values of the participating tiles is maximal.
Rem1: The alphametic must have only one solution.
Rem2: The words used must be listed at this
online scrabble dictionary.
Rem3: The letters' values are
Rem4: Try to do better than HEIGHT+QUIZ=TRUDGE (my example).
Using a Super Scrabble tile set and keeping to the chosen online Scrabble dictionary and the 16 tiles the maximal is a bit higher. In this case, the sum is 82.
QAJAQS + JAZZ = SKYBOX
295923 + 5944 = 301867
QAJAQS -- plural of QAJAQ (n.) an Inuit canoe [variant of kayak]
JAZZ -- (n.) a type of music characterized by improvisation, syncopation, and regular or forceful rhythm; (v.) play or dance to the jazz music
SKYBOX -- (n.) an enclosed seating area, usually luxorious, and located high in a sports arena
Edited on April 2, 2016, 11:00 am
Posted by Dej Mar
on 2016-04-02 04:47:10