0

# Numbers puzzle

Mon 18 Oct, 2010 04:18 pm
Fill in the numbers 1 to 17 once each, to make a+b+g= 14, and B+G+M+H = 34, ect.

• Topic Stats
• Top Replies
• Link to this Topic
Type: Question • Score: 0 • Views: 745 • Replies: 4
No top replies

laughoutlood

1
Mon 18 Oct, 2010 09:30 pm
@whimsical,
i don't do ect
0 Replies

markr

1
Tue 19 Oct, 2010 12:13 am
@whimsical,
a=7 b=4 c=12 d=2 e=8 f=9 g=3 h=10 i=13 j=16 k=1 l=6 m=17 n=5 o=11 p=15 q=14
whimsical

1
Tue 19 Oct, 2010 11:17 am
@markr,
Wow. Thanks

A tricks used or is there a method ?
markr

1
Tue 19 Oct, 2010 01:21 pm
@whimsical,
I wrote a program. There is only one solution.

If I were to try to do this by hand, I'd start with the triangles that sum to 42 and 14 since they have the fewest possible combinations. However, I think this would be quite difficult to solve by hand.
0 Replies

### Related Topics

Alternative Einstein's riddle answer - Discussion by cedor
Urgent !!! Puzzle / Riddle...Plz helpp - Question by zuzusheryl
Bottle - Question by Megha
"The World's Hardest Riddle" - Discussion by maxlovesmarie
Hard Riddle - Question by retsgned
Riddle Time - Question by Teddy Isaiah
riddle me this (easy) - Question by gree012
Riddle - Question by georgio7
Trick Question I think! - Question by sophocles
Answer my riddle - Question by DanDMan52

1. Forums
2. » Numbers puzzle