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==Problem==
 
==Problem==
These problems will not be posted until the 2021 AMC12A is released on Thursday, February 4, 2021.
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The sum of two natural numbers is <math>17{,}402</math>. One of the two numbers is divisible by <math>10</math>. If the units digit of that number is erased, the other number is obtained. What is the difference of these two numbers?
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<math>\textbf{(A)} ~10{,}272\qquad\textbf{(B)} ~11{,}700\qquad\textbf{(C)} ~13{,}362\qquad\textbf{(D)} ~14{,}238\qquad\textbf{(E)} ~15{,}426</math>
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==Solution==
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==Solution==
 
==Solution==
 
The solutions will be posted once the problems are posted.
 
The solutions will be posted once the problems are posted.

Revision as of 15:04, 11 February 2021

Problem

The sum of two natural numbers is $17{,}402$. One of the two numbers is divisible by $10$. If the units digit of that number is erased, the other number is obtained. What is the difference of these two numbers?

$\textbf{(A)} ~10{,}272\qquad\textbf{(B)} ~11{,}700\qquad\textbf{(C)} ~13{,}362\qquad\textbf{(D)} ~14{,}238\qquad\textbf{(E)} ~15{,}426$

Solution

Solution

The solutions will be posted once the problems are posted.

Note

See problem 1.

See also

2021 AMC 12A (ProblemsAnswer KeyResources)
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Problem 2
Followed by
Problem 4
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