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#1 2013-01-23 00:41:48

pinanknagda
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Please help out with the logic of this...If trial and error is the method then there must be some logic to get to the answer quickly..have been trying to find out the logic for 3 days now...cant get through it..

#2 2013-01-23 00:48:42

bobbym

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Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
Some cause happiness wherever they go; others, whenever they go.
If you can not overcome with talent...overcome with effort.

#3 2013-02-01 12:33:04

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I read it as C*A*T=(C+A+T)*C*A*T due to the fact that two or more variables right next to each other assume multiplication and,

Edit- fixed an error with my solution

Last edited by TheTick (2013-02-01 12:43:46)

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#4 2013-02-01 17:45:26

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CAT is the number formed out of the digits C, A and T.

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#5 2013-02-06 05:01:43

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anonimnystefy wrote:

CAT is the number formed out of the digits C, A and T.

Ah, well then here is my second solution,

=P

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#6 2013-02-06 08:55:49

bobbym

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Hi;

Usually each letter must stand for a different integer.

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
Some cause happiness wherever they go; others, whenever they go.
If you can not overcome with talent...overcome with effort.