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Alphaplication

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Sharpen your pencil for this one. Each period is a missing digit.

       . . .
         X .
     =======
     X . . Y
     . X Y
     -------
     . Y X Y

What two numbers are being multiplied?

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2 different solutions. 364 x 27 = 9828 or 312 x 27 = 8424. I don't think there are any others but I may have made a mistake.

 

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8 hours ago, Ben said:

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2 different solutions. 364 x 27 = 9828 or 312 x 27 = 8424. I don't think there are any others but I may have made a mistake.

 

You can eliminate the second case else there would be another X in the puzzle statement. Nicely done. 

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