Upon returning from Las Vegas my BOY
friend quipped, grinning from ear to ear:
"it was a wonderful vacation!
Nobody actually KNOWS
, how 2
oney he WON
but you can easily find out by solving the simple alphametic using the bolded part of this puzzle text.
The resulting product will give you the dollar value of his "reward".
As per the hint, solving:
leads to 3 solutions, but 2 of them involve a '2'.
Since 2 is excluded from the answer, the only remaining one (excluding the flip/flop of boy and win) is:
boy = 195
win = 446
knows = 86970
The boy won $86,970.
Posted by Larry
on 2019-11-18 15:20:27