Coffee MathPro Problems > Math > Number and Quantity > Number Theory > Digits
Johann was writing out a math problem when he spilled some coffee on his paper. The result was that some digits were covered up, as shown below.
♦7♦ + ♦♦9 ----- 50♦
If all but one of the hidden areas have the same digit, find all possible values for the sum of the hidden digits
SolutionIn order to make it feasible for teachers to use these problems in their classwork, no solutions are publicly visible, so students cannot simply look up the answers. If you would like to view the solutions to these problems, you must have a Virtual Classroom subscription.
S is the set of five-digit numbers such that the digits are in ascending order, there are no repeated digits, the sum of the first two digits is equal to the third digit, and the sum of the third and fourth digits is equal to the two more than the fifth digit. How many elements are in the set S? (Note that the leading digit cannot be a zero).
I'm a three digit number. Reverse my digits and subtract, and the result is 198. Reverse my digits and add, and the result is 1272.
What number am I?
Two positive integers, A and B, both have 3 digits. A is bigger than B. A – B is between 300 and 400. What is the value of A - B?
My digits are all odd, and they add to 18. My first digit is four more than my last digit, the product of my digits is between 300 and 315, and I am less than 100,000. If my digits are not in descending order, what numbers could I be?
I'm thinking of a three-digit number. The sum of its digits is between 15 and 20 exclusive. The product of my first and last digits is 18. I don't have any repeated digits, and my digits are not in either ascending order or descending order. I am a multiple of three, but not of six. What number am I?
When Shrek asks Fiona for her telephone number, Fiona is a bit coy about it, and tells Shrek the following information:
- My telephone number has 10 digits.
- There are no repeated digits in my telephone number.
- The first three digits are in ascending order.
- The second three digits are in descending order.
- Both the last four digits and the last two digits are multiples of sixty.
- My last four digits are not a multiple of 43.
- My first three digits are the square of an integer less than twenty.
- The sum of the second three digits is 14.
What number should Shrek dial?
I am thinking of a three-digit number. The sum of my digits is 17. Two of my digits add to 10, and two of my digits are the same. Find all possible values for my number.
I'm a three digit number. My first two digits multiply to 12, and my last two digits add to 14. What number am I?
Happy New Year! I am a four-digit year, and my last two digits are a perfect square. The sum of my first and third digits is a perfect square. My second digit is a perfect square. All my digits add to a perfect square.
If you subtract my first, second, and third digit from my last digit, you get a perfect square.
If you subtract my third digit from my first digit, you get a perfect square.
Oh, by the way, I'm a perfect square.
What year am I?
If all the palindromes between 100 and 1000 were listed in order from smallest to largest, what is the average of the two numbers in the middle of the list?
NOTE: A palidrome is a number which reads the same forward and backward. For example, if you reverse the digits of 97279, you still have 97279.