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From proverbs to alphametics (Posted on 2013-02-15) Difficulty: 4 of 5
The proverbs:

The early bird catches the W1.
Where the wolf gets one W2 - he looks for another.
The best horse doesn't always win the W3 .
Better wed over the mixen than over the W4.

The alphametics:


The phrase "The bear came home to the wolf" uses 12 distinct letters, - three of them were not used in the alphametics.

Which three?
What digit was not used in the equations?

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Some Thoughts re: PIECE OF CAKE Comment 8 of 8 |
(In reply to PIECE OF CAKE by Ady TZIDON)


This is a great, original problem.  I'm about to solve analytically, but I'm sure it will work out.

I think it would be a shame to leave the problem incorrect.  I think you should change the problem so that it is correct, and note in the problem (not the solution) that an earlier version of the problem was incorrect.


  Posted by Steve Herman on 2013-02-17 08:40:42
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