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Old 2005-03-17, 07:49   #1
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Question Kiddie problem.



I am a 3 digit number.

If you take away the 1st digit the remaining no. is 1/5th of the original 3 digit no. .

If you take away the next digit the remaining no. is 1/5th of the 2 digit no.

What no. am I?



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Old 2005-03-17, 12:16   #2
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easy....

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Old 2005-03-17, 17:02   #3
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easy....

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Simple, wasn't it?

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Old 2005-03-18, 22:55   #4
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Here is the solution
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Last fiddled with by Wacky on 2005-03-19 at 00:24 Reason: spoiler tag added
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Old 2005-03-23, 08:07   #5
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It's not really a 3 digit number... 000
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Old 2005-03-24, 05:16   #6
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Old 2005-03-24, 16:09   #7
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Was it guess work or you have a method?
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Old 2005-03-24, 19:57   #8
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How about [b].[/b]125
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Old 2005-03-24, 20:28   #9
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And ""-12.5" assuming the that a half can be written as ".5""

(I don't think I have the blanking thingy sorted yet)
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Old 2005-03-24, 22:30   #10
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(I don't think I have the blanking thingy sorted yet)
See the sticky post in this forum
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Old 2005-03-24, 22:41   #11
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Thanks

another the imaginary number -12.5i
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