VIEW THE MOBILE VERSION of www.mathpuzzle.ca Informational Site Network Informational
Privacy
Home Top Rated Puzzles Most Viewed Puzzles All Puzzle Questions Random Puzzle Question Search


THE DICE NUMBERS.





(Money Puzzles)
I have a set of four dice, not marked with spots in the ordinary way,
but with Arabic figures, as shown in the illustration. Each die, of
course, bears the numbers 1 to 6. When put together they will form a
good many, different numbers. As represented they make the number 1246.
Now, if I make all the different four-figure numbers that are possible
with these dice (never putting the same figure more than once in any
number), what will they all add up to? You are allowed to turn the 6
upside down, so as to represent a 9. I do not ask, or expect, the reader
to go to all the labour of writing out the full list of numbers and then
adding them up. Life is not long enough for such wasted energy. Can you
get at the answer in any other way?
VARIOUS ARITHMETICAL AND ALGEBRAICAL PROBLEMS.
"Variety's the very spice of life,
That gives it all its flavour."
COWPER: _The Task._


Read Answer






Next: THE SPOT ON THE TABLE.

Previous: THE FOUR SEVENS.



Add to Informational Site Network
Report
Privacy
ADD TO EBOOK




Random Questions

The Clerk Of Oxenford's Puzzle
CANTERBURY PUZZLES
The Lion And The Man.
The Guarded Chessboard
The Compasses Puzzle.
Patchwork Puzzles
Water, Gas, And Electricity.
Unicursal and Route Problems
The Glass Balls.
Combination and Group Problems
A Puzzle For Motorists.
Unicursal and Route Problems
Mamma's Age.
Money Puzzles
The Honest Dairyman.
Measuring, Weight, and Packing Puzzles.
The See-saw Puzzle.
Money Puzzles
The Round Table
MISCELLANEOUS PUZZLES
Hannah's Puzzle.
Unicursal and Route Problems
Cutting A Wood Block
MISCELLANEOUS PUZZLES
The Sompnour's Puzzle
CANTERBURY PUZZLES
Nine Jolly Gaol Birds.
Magic Squares Problem.
Painting A Pyramid.
Combination and Group Problems