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Wonderful problem (Posted on 2009-06-07) Difficulty: 2 of 5
“The Square Root of Wonderful” was the name of play on Broadway.

If each letter in WONDERFUL stands for a different digit (zero excluded) and if OODDF, using the same code, represents the square root, then what is the square root of WONDERFUL?

See The Solution Submitted by pcbouhid    
Rating: 2.0000 (2 votes)

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re(2): Not Quite Pencil and Paper | Comment 6 of 7 |
(In reply to re: Not Quite Pencil and Paper by Ady TZIDON)

Um?  You've started with the concept of 3300² going to 10 digits?  Then you've worked backwards? Seems that way.

From that premise I began with 22111 and worked upwards.  Having gotten to the 22881 and then moving upwards it seemed clear that uncertainty was ruled out.

(An edit, comment I have overlooked entering, in my prior comment I believe means that I have ruled out all other solution possibilities).

  And then, Charlie offers that assurance with his earlier comment.

Edited on June 8, 2009, 11:08 pm
  Posted by brianjn on 2009-06-08 10:10:42

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