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# No. 12

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Replace the same characters by the same numerals so that the mathematical operations are correct.

ABC + DEF = GHIJ

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No. 12 - solution

437 + 589 = 1026

or

743 + 859 = 1602

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Solution:

437+589=1026

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No. 12 - Back to the Cryptograms and Algebra Puzzles

Replace the same characters by the same numerals so that the mathematical operations are correct.

ABC + DEF = GHIJ

No. 12 - solution

437 + 589 = 1026

or

743 + 859 = 1602

289 + 746 = 1035

there are a myriad of solutions.

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there are many solutions ... could you find out how many exactly?

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Can you post your problem solving methods, not just your answers. Unless you simply do trial and error of course.

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There are 96 solutions total. There are only 10 values for GHIJ: 1026, 1035, 1053, 1062, 1089, 1098, 1206, 1305, 1503 and 1602.

I'm not a fan of puzzles with more than one solution...

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