A Number Puzzle

July 21, 2015

In last week’s exercise we had a word puzzle, so today’s exercise will be a number puzzle:

Find a 10-digit number, with all digits unique, such that the first n digits of the number are divisible by n. For instance, in the 3-digit number 345, the 1-digit prefix, 3, is divisible by 1, the 2-digit prefix, 34, is divisible by 2, and the 3-digit prefix, 345, is divisible by 3.

Your task is to write a program that finds a 10-digit number as defined above. When you are finished, you are welcome to read or run a suggested solution, or to post your own solution or discuss the exercise in the comments below.


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