Decode the Sum
Problem #32
Deadline to submit the solution: March 31st,
2001
Decode the following sum:




B 

A 
A 
A 
A 
+ 
A 
A 
A 
A 
_____________ 
B 
A 
A 
A 
A 

Q1: What is the value for A?
Q2: What is the value for B?
Q3: What is the value of the sum?

The solutions:
Morgan
from USA
Grade: 5 Age: 11 School: Gage
Solution:
Q1: 9
Q2: 1
Q3: 19999
If you add 9 9 and 1 that equels 19 and you carry the 1 and you do that
for every colum and you end up with that number.
About me: I like to read and I like Monkeys

Nathan from Australia
Grade: 3 Age: 7 School: Surfers Paradise Pri
Solution:
Q1: 9
Q2: 1
Q3: 19,999
For A I know that the double 9 plus one more would end in 9. So I worked
it out from there and it was right.
About me: I am a boy. I like maths alot. I play for a basketball
club called the "Rangers".

AKASH from CANADA
Grade: 4 Age: 9 School: INDIAN ROAD CRESCENT

Laney from USA
Grade: 8 Age: 12 School: Quintanilla MS

Nave from USA
Grade: 4 Age: 9 School: Cypress
