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|D is harder than C (Posted on 2013-03-29)
YES, DECODING is harder than CODING.
Let's assign integer numbers to letters according to their place in the English ABC (a=1, b=2,...,z=26.)
We then "code" a given word by 2 parameters, e.g:
Once you find how the coding was done, you will understand that
a) There is no one-to-one-correspondence between the word
and the ordered couple, so STAR, ARTS and RATS produce identical couples.
b) The correct decoding of a meaningful phrase might be possible.
NOW DECODE THE FOLLOWING PHRASES
(only one 5-letter word - all other words less than that):
re(2): political reply to b
| Comment 10 of 11 |
(In reply to re: political reply to b
by Dej Mar)
The first name is a more simple first name than ones from the letters CADENT, is found on word lists as it can be used as a common noun, and is within the word-size limit originally imposed. Only the last name is longer.
Posted by Charlie
on 2013-03-30 13:07:37
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