Posted by **Jenny** on Tuesday, October 13, 2009 at 6:25pm.

My digits are the same. Their sum is 3 less than their products. Who am I?

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**Anonymous**, Tuesday, October 13, 2009 at 6:40pm
33.

Same digits.

Sum: 3+3=6.

Products:3*3=9.

6=9-3. {Sum(6) is 3 less than products (9)}.

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**Reiny**, Tuesday, October 13, 2009 at 6:40pm
2x = x^2 - 3

x^2 - 2x - 3 = 0

(x-3)(x+2) = 0

x = 3 or -2, let's reject the negative answer

you are 33

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