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One triplet of digits (Posted on 2017-12-01) Difficulty: 4 of 5
I played a little logical game with my two highly intelligent godsons, Proddy and Addy.
I had in mind three different digits chosen from 1 to 8 and I whispered the product of the three to Proddy and the sum to Addy. I explained all this to them and our conversation went as follows:

Me: “Proddy, can you now work out what my three numbers are?”
Proddy: “No.”
Me: “Now do you think that Addy will be able to work out what my numbers are?”
Proddy: “No, he will not be able to work them out.”
Addy: “Now I know what the numbers are.”

What are they?

Credit due to Aunt Susan Denham.

No Solution Yet Submitted by Ady TZIDON    
Rating: 3.5000 (2 votes)

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  Subject Author Date
Hints/Tipsre: Two possibilities (spoiler?)Ady TZIDON2017-12-10 04:34:05
re(2): Two possibilities (spoiler?)- the 3rd may be correctarmando2017-12-10 04:22:06
Hints/Tipsre: Two possibilities (spoiler?)- the 3rd may be correctAdy TZIDON2017-12-10 04:00:45
re: Two possibilities (spoiler?)armando2017-12-10 03:47:08
Two possibilities (spoiler?)Steve Herman2017-12-09 17:15:44
problemarmando2017-12-08 16:56:21
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