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kempos
2006-01-23 01:02:25

it's imposible. only numbers with 9 in the front will give you more!

angeleyes01
2006-01-23 00:46:01

Hi found out the answer was 18,848 still don't know how they got it.

kempos
2006-01-22 20:28:01

132621

Ricky
2006-01-22 19:26:12

This is a really good example on why Numerology is baloney.  Nice work guys.

kempos
2006-01-22 18:30:48

only from 1962 we can form 24 different 4 digit numbers, 24 3-digit numbers, 12 2-digit numbers and 4 1-gigit numbers, 30 gives you only three numbers (30 3 and 0) so there are 65 different numbers!!

irspow
2006-01-22 12:07:00

Wouldn't we then have to find numbers in and out of order also. From that 1962, we could also extract 16 and 92, not to mention 2691,269,26....etc.  That is why I thought that we might need a permutation.

mathsyperson
2006-01-22 12:03:39

We don't need anyone else, we've got you! smile

It looks like you got them all. Now just add the 3, 0 and 30 and we'll have the answer.

If the puzzle wants you to do that, then the answer is 3348.

irspow
2006-01-22 11:59:56

or

1962+196+19+1+962+96+9+62+6+2.....

if that's the case then we might need someone who is good with permutations to solve this one.

mathsyperson
2006-01-22 11:57:33

Possibly it means 1+9+6+2+3+0.

If so, the answer is 21.

angeleyes01
2006-01-22 11:08:59

Can anyone help me with this:   TOM CRUISE WAS BORN IN 1962.
                                               HE HAS STARRED IN 30 FILMS,
                                               INCLUDING THE FIRM, COKTAIL,
                                               AND COLLATERAL


                                              ADD ALL THE NUMBERS
It is not the obvious 1992
I think you have to add every single  number you find

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