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Upon Reflection (Posted on 2013-11-22) Difficulty: 3 of 5
The Alphametics:
WED + TAB + PIN = X j k Y
and
DEW + BAT + NIP = Y k j X
..... when considered concurrently have 864 solutions.

In the totals X=1 and Y=2 or X=2 and Y=1, and j and k are distinct integers represented in the set of variables.

Why can X and Y never equate to W, T, P, D, B or N? The digits 0-9 are all available but there are no leading zeroes.

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Disappointed! | Comment 4 of 13 |
The problem as posed is correct!

The category stated was "Logic".

Charlie was not incorrect to suggest "both" when referencing "Why can X and Y never"

I'd be less than professional to berate further!

  Posted by brianjn on 2013-11-24 04:34:25
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