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).
If no higher score is posted till May 1, 2016 this will be the official solution:
So far the highest score is derived from:
EXEQUY + JEFF =
595176 +8544 =
603720 ..…. contributed by Ady Tzidon
EXEQUY - (n) funeral rites
JEFF -(n) men’s name
YAKUZA -(n) Japanese mob
Second best is:
+ JYNX = ANANKE 58
6807 202045 …. Contributed by Dej Mar
QUEAZY - nauseated; ill
JYNX - wryneck, an Old World bird akin to the woodpeckers that was also
considered a bird of ill-omen
ANANKE - (n.) fated necessity