CRYPTARITHMETIC

noun. A kind of issue occasionally utilized in studies of resolving problems, wherein the numbers in a math problem are substituted with letters. The problem solver has to figure out which number is symbolized by each individual letter.

CRYPTARITHMETIC: "Cryptarithmetic is introduced initially in algebra courses."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CRYPTARITHMETIC," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/cryptarithmetic/ (accessed January 27, 2020).
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