When allocating each letter of the English alphabet a numerical value as follows; A=1 B=2 C=3 … Z=26, the value of the word SUM, for example, would be 19+21+13 = 53.
What would be the value of my popular number puzzle, MATHELONA?
The 7puzzle Challenge
The playing board of the 7puzzle game is a 7-by-7 grid of 49 different numbers, ranging from 2 up to 84.
The 3rd & 5th rows contain the following fourteen numbers:
6 7 13 16 21 25 36 42 45 50 66 80 81 84
Find three pairs of numbers that have a sum that is also on the list.
Make 173 Challenge
Can you arrive at 173 by inserting 2, 10, 12 and 14 into the gaps below?
(◯×◯)+(◯÷◯) = 173
Answers can be found here.
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