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Ben's favourite numbers 2011-08-03
From Luke:
Ben challenges you to guess his favourite numbers by using the following three clues: -Each number is a four-digit odd number. -Each is a palindrome -The digits of each number add up to 10 -None of the numbers are divisible by 5
Answered by Robert Dawson.
A palindrome 2007-12-13
From pradip:
I have discovered that for any n-digit number, when it's terminal digits are reversed,e.g.,1729 & 9721 & the resulting combinations are subtracted, the resulting solution is always a multiple of 9 & when this multiple of 9 is divided by 9, we will always get a palindrome, Example- 1234 & 4231, 4231-1234=2997/9=333., please I am not sure about the above fact, would please help me in confirming my discovery.
Answered by Harley Weston.
Palindromes 2007-09-04
Are there palindromes in decimals and fractions?
Answered by Harley Weston.
A square palindrome 2006-09-11
From Liz:
What is the least three-digit palindrome that is a square number?
Answered by Stephen La Rocque.
What is the least three-digit palindrome that is a square number? 2005-02-12
From Ben:
What is the least three-digit palindrome that is a square number?
Answered by Chris Fisher and Penny Nom.
A palindrome question 2004-09-28
From Lilly:
12, 21, 13, and 31 are the only double-digit numbers whose squares are the palindromes of the squares of the palindromes of double-digit numbers. I was wondering why it works for these numbers, and if only these numbers work this way.
Answered by Chris Fisher and Penny Nom.
Four digit palindromes 2003-05-05
From Heather:
How many palindromes were in between the numbers 1000 and 9999?
Answered by Penny Nom.
A dog and a rabbit 2001-02-09
From Josh:

1. A dog and a rabbit are 160 meters a part for every 9 meters that the dog runs , the rabbit jumps 7 meters. How many meters must the dog run in order to vertake the rabbit???

2. A cars odometer reads 15951 KM. Find the least number of kilomaters to travel until the palindromic number appears???

Answered by Leeanne Boehm.
Five digit palindromes 2000-11-12
From Jacky:
Positive integers such as 1287821 and 4554, in which the number is unchanged when the digits are reversed, are called palindromes. The number of five-digit integers larger than or equal to 10,000 which are not palindromes is... a. 10 000 b. 81 000 c. 89100 d. 90 000 e. 99 100
Answered by Penny Mom.
Palindrome 1999-10-06
From Chris Ware:
What is a non paladromic number?
Answered by Claude Tardif.
A palindrome 1999-02-16
From panajoti:
Find the smallest number that must be added to 70808 so that the digits would read the same backward or forward.
Answered by Penny Nom.
Will this always yield a palindrome? 1996-08-28
From Andy Golden:
My friend Justin Skywatcher, said that when his children were in 6th grade, they were taught that if you take any number, reverse it and add the two together, a palindrome will result. If not, continue performing the above operations, and a palindrome will eventually result. Will this always yield a palindrome?
Answered by Chris Fisher.



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