Posers and Puzzles

Posers and Puzzles

  1. Joined
    08 Dec '03
    Moves
    3140
    27 Jun '04 22:12
    Take a five-digit number and reverse it. Subtract the original number from its reverse, and you are left with 33957.
    What was the original number?

    -Ray.
  2. Sheffield
    Joined
    09 Sep '03
    Moves
    7644
    28 Jun '04 14:28
    11054 works (the middle number can be anything since it cancels with itself)
  3. Joined
    08 Dec '03
    Moves
    3140
    30 Jun '04 02:32
    Originally posted by garethn
    11054 works (the middle number can be anything since it cancels with itself)
    Almost missed this one.

    Correct... obviously.

    -Ray.