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Sunday Times Teaser 2952 – Silly Slip

by Victor Bryant

Published April 21 2019 (link)

Please help me find my silly slip. I correctly added a five-figure number to a four-figure number to give a six-figure total. Then I tried to substitute letters for digits systematically and I ended up with


However, in these letters I have made one silly slip, so please find it and then work out what the correct sum was.

What was the correct six-figure numerical answer?

2 Comments Leave one →
  1. Brian Gladman permalink

    Using my alphametic sum solver (sadly very slow):

  2. Erling Torkildsen permalink

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