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Hidden : 09/22/2004
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Vasa vetenskapliga bibliotek - Vaasan tiedekirjasto Tritonia är ett gemensamt bibliotek för Vasa universitet, Åbo Akademi/Vasa och Svenska handelshögskolans enhet i Vasa.

The Tritonia Academic Library in Vaasa is a shared library of the University of Vaasa, Åbo Akademi University, Vasa and The Swedish School of Economics and Business Administration, Vasa. The library offers services to the students and faculty of these universities but it is also open to all other information seekers.

1. Koordinaterna leder dig till ett minnesmärke över landhöjningen i Vasa, där du även kan läsa lite om Vasas historia. Talet xxx berättar hur många 1000-dels minuter rakt söderut punkt 2 befinner sig.

A = Vilket år grundades Vasa?

B = Vilket ordningsnummer hade grundaren av Vasa?

C = Vilket år brann Vasa?

D = Hur många cm stiger Vasa ur havet på hundra år?

xxx = C – A + B - D

2. Du ser en liten byggnad med en tvåspråkig skylt på taket. Talet yyy berättar hur många 1000-dels minuter rakt österut gömman finns. (Takskylten är tillfälligt borta, orden finns i rött inuti den nya byggnaden.)

E = Vilket år deklarerades Finland självständigt?

F = Hur många stenar (århundraden) finns det som visar landhöjningen vid punkt 1?

G = Hur många fler bokstäver har det längre ordet på takskylten?

yyy = (E – C + F) * G

1. You arrive to a place with some information about Vasa and the landrising. xxx tells you how many thousandth minutes you’ll have to go to point 2 straight south.

A = the year Vasa was founded

B = the number of the King who founded Vasa

C = the year Vasa burns

D = how many cm Vasa is rising per hundred years

xxx = C – A + B - D

2. You arrive to a small building with a sign on the roof. The words are in Finnish and Swedish and explain what’s in the building. (The building has been renewed, look for the words inside, in red.)

yyy tells you how many thousandth minutes you’ll have to go to the cache straight east.

E = the year Finland was declared independent

F = how many stones (=centuries) where there at point 1 showing the rising of the land?

G = how many more letters are there in the longer word on the sign on the roof?

yyy = (E – C + F) * G

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

[SV:] yvgra wäeafgbycr slen pz
[UK:] fznyy vebaone sbhe pz

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(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



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