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#1 2008-08-17 19:00:03

schinsammy
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get the exact values for (A+B+C+D)

  5A
+BC
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  D43

In the following correctly worked addition sum, A,B,C and D represent different digits, and all the digits in the sum are different. What is the sum of A,B,C and D?

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#2 2008-08-17 20:26:01

ZHero
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Re: get the exact values for (A+B+C+D)

If we take that A, B, C and D CANNOT take values of 5, 4 and 3 then we get (A, C) = (1, 2) or (2, 1) ; B=9 and D=1
Hence, A+B+C+D=13  !!
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#3 2008-08-18 00:01:55

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Re: get the exact values for (A+B+C+D)

57+86 = 143 is another possible solution though, which would mean A+B+C+D=22.


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