Describe the number 8549176320 so that you have distinguished it from all other ten-digit numbers.

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- March 30th 2007, 03:41 PMaznmartinjaiSpecial Number
Describe the number 8549176320 so that you have distinguished it from all other ten-digit numbers.

- March 30th 2007, 03:46 PMOReilly
- March 31st 2007, 02:59 AMSoroban
Hello, aznmartinjai!

It's a trick question . . .

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Describe the number 8549176320 so that you have distinguished it

from all other ten-digit numbers.

It is the only ten-digit number containing the digits 0,1,2,...,9 in which

. . the (English) names of the digits are in alphabetical order.

"Eight, five, four, nine, one, seven, six, three, two, zero"

- March 31st 2007, 04:36 PMJhevon
- March 31st 2007, 04:51 PMaznmartinjai
heck yea he is the best =)