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**pinanknagda****Member**- Registered: 2013-01-22
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Please help out with the logic of this...If trial and error is the method then there must be some logic to get to the answer quickly..have been trying to find out the logic for 3 days now...cant get through it..:(:(

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.**

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**TheTick****Member**- Registered: 2012-12-03
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I read it as C*A*T=(C+A+T)*C*A*T due to the fact that two or more variables right next to each other assume multiplication and,

My answer

Edit- fixed an error with my solution

*Last edited by TheTick (2013-01-31 13:43:46)*

Spooooon!!!

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
- Registered: 2011-05-23
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CAT is the number formed out of the **digits** C, A and T.

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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**TheTick****Member**- Registered: 2012-12-03
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anonimnystefy wrote:

CAT is the number formed out of the

digitsC, A and T.

Ah, well then here is my second solution,

=P

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

Usually each letter must stand for a different integer.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.**

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