1089 Number Trick Calculator

Enter 3 digit number below (no zeros and no repeating digits):


How does the 1089 Number Trick Calculator work?

Demonstrates the 1089 number trick for a 3 digit number that you enter
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What 6 formulas are used for the 1089 Number Trick Calculator?

  1. Take a 3 digit number and call this a
  2. Reverse the digits and call this b
  3. Take the maximum of a and b and subtract the minimum of a and b
  4. Reverse the digits of this number
  5. Add the numbers together in Steps 3 and 4

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What 4 concepts are covered in the 1089 Number Trick Calculator?

1089 number trick
Take a 3 digit number. Subtract the palindrome of the 3 digit number. Take the result. Add this result to the palindrome of the result. The answer is 1089
A process to solve a problem in a set amount of time
an arithmetical value, expressed by a word, symbol, or figure, representing a particular quantity and used in counting and making calculations and for showing order in a series or for identification. A quantity or amount.

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