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by aware
Wed Dec 31, 2014 7:40 am
Forum: Clarifications on Project Euler Problems
Topic: Problem 030
Replies: 5
Views: 1878

Re: Problem 030

Wow this is so stupid. Clearly 10 is a sum of its digits to the fourth power. And the reasoning "As 1 = 1^4 is not a sum it is not included." is SO stupid! As 6^4 is not a sum it should not included as well, but it is. WOW.
by aware
Wed Dec 31, 2014 12:58 am
Forum: Clarifications on Project Euler Problems
Topic: Problem 027
Replies: 16
Views: 4860

Re: Problem 027

are a and b necessarily integers? Or can they be rational/irrational?
by aware
Tue Dec 30, 2014 6:58 pm
Forum: Clarifications on Project Euler Problems
Topic: Problem 059
Replies: 93
Views: 22146

Re: Problem 059

This doesn't tell me anything. It only tells me that at least one English word exists in the decrypted message, since "must" says it's a necessary but not necessarily sufficient condition. The rest could be two spaces to the side of this word, and a random string of letters. Is the message composed...
by aware
Sun Dec 28, 2014 11:13 pm
Forum: Clarifications on Project Euler Problems
Topic: Problem 059
Replies: 93
Views: 22146

Re: Problem 059

" and the knowledge that the plain text must contain common English words, decrypt the message and find the sum of the ASCII values in the original text." This doesn't tell me anything. It only tells me that at least one English word exists in the decrypted message, since "must" says it's a necessar...