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How many times is the digit "3" written while numbering the

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How many times is the digit "3" written while numbering the [#permalink] New post 16 Sep 2006, 12:52
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How many times is the digit "3" written while numbering the pages of a book from 1 to 1000?
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 [#permalink] New post 16 Sep 2006, 13:02
I make it 300
There are 20 "3"s (dont forget the two "3"s for 33) for every hundred plus an additional 100 "3"s for the 3 hundreds.

So 20*10 = 200
200+100 = 300
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 [#permalink] New post 16 Sep 2006, 13:17
u got it MBAlad :-D
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