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Posers and Puzzles

Posers and Puzzles

  1. Standard member wolfgang59
    Infidel
    19 Nov '15 10:22
    If
    223 = 0
    334 = 1
    445 = 2
    556 = 1
    667 = 2
    778 = 2
    889 = 5

    What is 666?
  2. Subscriber coquette
    Already mated
    20 Nov '15 04:02 / 1 edit
    Originally posted by wolfgang59
    If
    223 = 0
    334 = 1
    445 = 2
    556 = 1
    667 = 2
    778 = 2
    889 = 5

    What is 666?
    990,990,990
  3. Standard member wolfgang59
    Infidel
    20 Nov '15 05:15
    Originally posted by coquette
    990,990,990
    Thanks for trying ... but the answer is between 0 & 9
  4. Subscriber AThousandYoung
    It's about respect
    20 Nov '15 19:49
    Originally posted by wolfgang59
    If
    223 = 0
    334 = 1
    445 = 2
    556 = 1
    667 = 2
    778 = 2
    889 = 5

    What is 666?
    3
  5. Standard member wolfgang59
    Infidel
    21 Nov '15 02:10
    Originally posted by AThousandYoung
    [hidden]?[/hidden]
    Correct
  6. Subscriber AThousandYoung
    It's about respect
    29 Nov '15 23:04
    Originally posted by coquette
    990,990,990
    =9
  7. Standard member wolfgang59
    Infidel
    01 Dec '15 06:37
    Originally posted by AThousandYoung
    =9
    Yes ... things must be slow in the other fora.
  8. Subscriber AThousandYoung
    It's about respect
    02 Dec '15 20:58
    If

    223 = 3
    334 = 2
    445 = 1
    556 = 3
    667 = 2
    778 = 1
    889 = 3

    What is 666?
  9. Standard member wolfgang59
    Infidel
    03 Dec '15 08:28
    Originally posted by AThousandYoung
    If

    223 = 3
    334 = 2
    445 = 1
    556 = 3
    667 = 2
    778 = 1
    889 = 3

    What is 666?
    2, 3, 5, 6, 8, 9 are worth 1
    4 and 7 are worth 0

    666 = 3
  10. Subscriber AThousandYoung
    It's about respect
    05 Dec '15 18:57 / 2 edits
    Correct.

    If

    223 = 2
    334 = 3
    445 = 8
    556 = 4
    667 = 2
    778 = 4
    889 = 0

    What is 666?
  11. Standard member wolfgang59
    Infidel
    11 Dec '15 07:57
    Originally posted by AThousandYoung
    Correct.

    If

    223 = 2
    334 = 3
    445 = 8
    556 = 4
    667 = 2
    778 = 4
    889 = 0

    What is 666?
    A solution (there are others)
    is
    2=1
    3=0
    4=3
    5=2
    6=0
    7=2
    8=0
    9=0

    666 = 0
    +
  12. Subscriber AThousandYoung
    It's about respect
    11 Dec '15 18:14
    Yes.

    Why does 4=3 and 6=0?
  13. Standard member wolfgang59
    Infidel
    12 Dec '15 00:50
    Originally posted by AThousandYoung
    Yes.

    Why does 4=3 and 6=0?
    No idea .. just solved it algebraically
  14. Subscriber AThousandYoung
    It's about respect
    12 Dec '15 01:58
    Originally posted by wolfgang59
    No idea .. just solved it algebraically
    The first post was about the number of holes in each digit. Same sort of reasoning applies here.
  15. Standard member JerryH
    Hyperbole Happy
    27 Dec '15 15:58
    Originally posted by AThousandYoung
    The first post was about the number of holes in each digit. Same sort of reasoning applies here.
    Straight pen strokes in figure?

    223 = 7
    334 = 6
    445 = 5
    556 = 10
    667 = 7
    778 = 14
    889 = 0
    666 = ?