# I am a 2-digit number. My ones is 3 more than my tens and the sum of my digits is 11. What number am I ?

## 5 + 6 = 11

4 + 7 = 11

3 + 8 = 11

2 + 9 = 11

Which of those meets the other criteria?

## 3+8=11

## Nope. There's only supposed to be a difference of 3.

8 - 3 = 5

## so, what number am i?

## Haven't you learned to subtract single digit numbers yet?

## ok i got it,,thanks

## To find the number, let's break down the given information.

1. "My ones is 3 more than my tens": This means that the digit in the ones place is greater than the digit in the tens place by 3.

2. "The sum of my digits is 11": This indicates that the sum of the digits in the number is equal to 11.

Now, let's solve it step by step:

Step 1: In a two-digit number, let the digit in the tens place be represented by 'x' (any number from 0 to 9).

Step 2: According to the first condition, the digit in the ones place is 3 more than the digit in the tens place. So, the digit in the ones place can be represented by 'x + 3'.

Step 3: Now, we know that the sum of the digits is 11. So, we can write the equation: x + (x + 3) = 11. Simplifying this equation gives us: 2x + 3 = 11.

Step 4: To solve for 'x', we subtract 3 from both sides of the equation: 2x = 11 - 3, which gives us 2x = 8.

Step 5: Finally, we divide both sides of the equation by 2 to solve for 'x': x = 4.

So, the digit in the tens place is 4, and the digit in the ones place is 4 + 3 = 7.

Therefore, the number is 47.