Posted by **shy** on Monday, November 15, 2010 at 7:46pm.

5 + _____< 15, 19 - _____ < 12, and 27 + _____ > 30... need to find 3 whole numbers that make each of these number sentences true.

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, November 15, 2010 at 7:54pm
I'll get you started.

5 + _9____< 15

Can you do the other two?

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**shy**, Monday, November 15, 2010 at 7:57pm
um when it asks three whole numbers does that mean all the answers have to be 3 digits?

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**shy**, Monday, November 15, 2010 at 7:59pm
o nevermind ms.sue i get it now thank u so much for ur help!

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**Jen**, Monday, November 15, 2010 at 9:07pm
Whole numbers mean don't use a fraction!

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**Y0gi**, Monday, November 15, 2010 at 10:08pm
Does it have to be 3 different numbers or the same one? The number 8 fits into all 3 equations. If not then you can do the math. Take the first equation which is 5 + x < 15

subtract 5 from both sides. Then the equation is x < 10 so you could take any number that is less than 10 and it would make the equation true.

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**sdf**, Wednesday, December 1, 2010 at 6:21pm
just do it it is not hard it can be three digets but a whole number is a number greater than zero so no fractions

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