# Digit Word Problems - Examples and Questions with Answers

Jun 02, 2021## What are Digit Word Problems?

**Digit word problem** is a problem of the type, “If the sum of digits of a two-digit number is 8 and the difference between the units digit and the tens digit is 4. Find the number.”

If we analyze the above statement carefully we realize that such problems involve a two-digit number with some sort of relationship between the two digits like in this case addition and subtraction of the two digits.

### Examples of Digit Word Problems

**Questions:**

- The sum of two digits of a two-digit number is 12. If the unit digit is twice the tens digit then find the number.
- The difference between the tens and the units digit is 5. If the tens digit is 2 more than twice units digit, find the number.
- The sum of the tens and units digit is 10. If adding 18 reverses the number, find the number.
- The sum of the digits of a two-digit number is 11. If we reverse the number the number decreases by 9. Find the number.
- The tens digit is two more than the units digit. If the sum of the number and its reversed number is 66. Find the number.

**Answers:**

- 48
- 83
- 46
- 65
- 42

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## How to solve Digit Word Problems?

**Example 1: The sum of the number and its reverse is 77. If subtracting 9 from the number reverses the number, find the number.**

**Solution:**

**Example 2: The difference between the units digit and the tens digit is 3. If the reversed number is added to the original number gives 121, find the number.**

**Solution:**

To learn more about 11+ Advanced Algebra topics, word problems and how to solve them, view our video lessons on Advanced Algebra Word Problems for 11+ Exams.

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