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#1 ragh1961

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 04:44 PM

Hi Folks,

I'm a new member and like to do puzzles in my spare time. I am posting an easy puzzle for you to solve. Bonus points to whomever solves it first. Figure out what the value are for A, B, C, D, E & F.

I have attached the puzzle to this post.

Rob

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Edited by ragh1961, 07 May 2012 - 04:47 PM.

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#2 BobbyGo

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 06:07 PM

Spoiler for Solution... I think

Edited by BobbyGo, 07 May 2012 - 06:08 PM.

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#3 ragh1961

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 06:19 PM

If C=6....then the 4th equation would not work to get a value of 16.
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Posted 07 May 2012 - 06:57 PM

If C=6....then the 4th equation would not work to get a value of 16.

Spoiler for how?

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 07:22 PM

Spoiler for I got...

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#6 superprismatic

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 07:27 PM

Spoiler for I got...

There's one other answer such that all the variables are integers! Did anyone find that one?
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#7 tojo928

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 07:38 PM

edited: Misread

Edited by tojo928, 07 May 2012 - 07:42 PM.

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#8 mathmagician

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 07:40 PM

Spoiler for my three integer solution


there are three non-integer solutions, but as they require cube roots, I am to lazy to post them.
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