# The Middle Palindrome

Pro Problems > Math > Number and Quantity > Number Theory > Digits## The Middle Palindrome

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.

## Solution

In 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.## Similar Problems

### Five Digit Number

The sum of the digits of a three digit number is eighteen. The first digit is three more than the last digit. There is a repeated digit in the number. What are all possible values of the number?

### Four Digit Number

I am a four digit number.

The sum of my digits is 20.

The product of my digits is 600.

The difference between my first two digits is 2, and the sum of my middle two digits is 11.

What number am I?

### Three Digit Difference

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?

### Rhonda's Zip Code

Rhonda’s zip code has five digits. Two of the digits are the same. One of the digits is three times another digit. Three of the digits are consecutive integers. The zip code starts with a zero. What is the largest possible sum for the digits of Rhonda’s zip code?

### Sum of Digits

Find the sum of all the integers between one and 100 which have 14 as the sum of their digits.

### Three Digit Number

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.

### Three Digits, sum and product

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?

### Coffee Math

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

### Digits in a Multiplication Problem

You must use each of the integers from 0 to 5 exactly once to fill in the blanks in the multiplication problem below.

_ _ _ x _ _ x _ =

What is the largest possible value you can create?

### Three Digit Number

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?