Posted by **lili** on Tuesday, January 10, 2012 at 7:13pm.

I am a 3 digit odd umber. my tens digit is one less than my hundreds digit but two more than my ones digit. The sum of my digits is 20. who am I?

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**Reiny**, Tuesday, January 10, 2012 at 7:35pm
let the unit digit be x

tens digit is x+2

hundreds digit is x+3

x+3 + x+2 + x = 20

3x = 15

x = 5

number is 875

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**PsyDAG**, Tuesday, January 10, 2012 at 7:36pm
Let x = tens digit, the x + 1 = hundreds and x - 2 = ones

3x - 1 = 20

3x = 21

x = 7

x + 1 = ?

x -2 = ?

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