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Decipher a Coded Message

Print out a copy of the message below. (For the printout, you may open a new browser window that contains just the message.) Each letter in the message represents another letter in the alphabet. When you think you've figured out a correct letter, write it down under the encrypted letter. Repeat until you fully decipher the message.

encrypted message

This encrypted message may look intimidating, but don't be discouraged. If you find that you need help, check out Hints. If you get stuck, you may view the unencrypted message.



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