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Posers and Puzzles

Posers and Puzzles

  1. 13 Jul '10 19:35
    what do these numbers correspond to?

    1+2=8
    2=3=5
    0=6=9

    ill give more hint equations if needed
  2. Standard member wolfgang59
    Infidel
    13 Jul '10 19:53
    Originally posted by Banana King
    what do these numbers correspond to?

    1+2=8
    2=3=5
    0=6=9

    ill give more hint equations if needed
    I think we need to know the parameters of the problem.

    For instance do '+' and '=' have their normal meaning?

    Do the digits have their normal numerical value? (If not are they cyphers for different single digits?)
  3. 13 Jul '10 20:15
    digits on a calculator (evaluated as the number of lines making them up)?
  4. Subscriber AThousandYoung
    It's about respect
    13 Jul '10 20:55
    Originally posted by iamatiger
    digits on a calculator (evaluated as the number of lines making them up)?
    You're a smart guy. You got the XXXOOO one too.
  5. Standard member forkedknight
    Defend the Universe
    13 Jul '10 21:12
    Originally posted by iamatiger
    digits on a calculator (evaluated as the number of lines making them up)?
    Very clever, it took me a minute to figure it out even after reading your answer (number of segments of each number on a 7-segment display)
  6. 13 Jul '10 23:28
    Originally posted by iamatiger
    digits on a calculator (evaluated as the number of lines making them up)?
    nice! i was looking at it on a digital clock and expecting it to last longer but...