# Sunday Times Teaser 2636 – Simple Easter Teaser

*by Andrew Skidmore*

Different letters have been consistently used to represent the different digits in three numbers giving the words:

SIMPLE EASTER TEASER

One of the numbers is the sum of the other two and one or more of them is odd.

What number does EASTER represent?

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A bit messy but it gets the job done.

Here is my solution:

My analytical approach involved to start with:

itSIMPLE=EASTER+TEASER , taking R’s as odd digits and E as an even digit which helped me to reach the answer quite easily