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ABCD-FEB=FED

In Cryptography teasers, a phrase or expressions has been encoded in some way (frequently by replacing letters with other letters). You need to figure out the encoding method and then decode the message to find the answer.

 

Puzzle ID:#10117
Fun:*** (2.28)
Difficulty:*** (2.21)
Category:Cryptography
Submitted By:ironmaiden980****
Corrected By:Smithy

 

 

 



Solve the problem if each letter represents a different number from 0 through 5.

ABCD - FEB = FED


Answer

A=1, B=0, C=4, D=3, E=2, F=5.

1043 - 520 = 523

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Comments

jimbo*au*
Mar 07, 2003

A nice easy one of this type.
Dedrik
Mar 04, 2005

Much easier once you reorganize it to an addition.
smarty_blondy*ro*
Aug 24, 2005

I agree with the above, it was easy (duh, we only had 6 numbers to juggle with ). I like this kind of cryptogram, so keep up the good job

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