Be a Magician

Problem #58
Deadline to submit the solution: January 31st, 2002

 I imagined a 1-digit number. When I subtracted 2 from it, I got a number larger than 5. What number could I have imagined? Solutions:   Nanushka from United States Grade: 1 Age: 7 School: Solution: Q1: 8 or 9 9 - 2 = 7 which is bigger than 5, and 8 - 2 = 6 which is bigger than 5, too. About me: My mom and stepdad teach me everything at home. ----------------------------------- Betsy from USA Grade: 2 Age: 7 School: Solution: Q1: 8 Q2: 9 The answer could be 8 or 9. About me: I like school. ----------------------------------- Stephanie French from Canada Grade: 2 Age: 7 School: ----------------------------------- courtney chapman from canada Grade: 1 Age: 7 School: ----------------------------------- zack from usa Grade: 1 Age: 7 School: ----------------------------------- kaeli from usa Grade: 2 Age: 7 School: ----------------------------------- Claudia from United State Grade: 3 Age: 8 School: -----------------------------------

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