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Brain Game: Zero Hour

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I couldn't determine the original source of today's math puzzle chestnut; I've seen it in a few places, so suffice to say that it's several years old. It's still a great puzzle and a fun challenge. Good luck:

Group the digits 1-9 into a set of three 3-digit numbers, using each digit only once in a set. The second number should be exactly DOUBLE the first number; and the third number should be exactly TRIPLE the first number. There are three FOUR* possible sets of numbers that correctly solve this puzzle; can you find one (or all of them)?

* see in comments!

Here are the SOLUTIONS.

SOLUTIONS:

192...384...576

219...438...657

273...546...819

327...654...981

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