DAY 168:

Today’s Challenge

The two sections below both contain eight letters, A-H. Each letter has an addition calculation attached, all involving 2-digit numbers.

Which is the only letter that has exactly the same answer in both sections?

  • Section 1

D:68+18   B:51+14   E:47+31   H:62+32   A:44+29   G:59+25   C:36+23   F:38+26

  • Section 2

E:64+28   A:31+27   F:34+22   B:43+19   G:48+36   C:54+16   D:48+21   H:50+38

The 7puzzle Challenge

The playing board of the 7puzzle game is a 7-by-7 grid of 49 different numbers, ranging from up to 84.

The 2nd & 7th rows contain the following fourteen numbers:

4    8    11    17    24    27    28    30    48    55    63    64    70    77

Which three different numbers have a total which is also present on the list?

Make 168 Challenge

Can you arrive at 168 by inserting 2, 2, 6 and 16 into the gaps below?

(◯–◯)×◯×◯ = 168

Answers can be found here.

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