Directions: Arrange the digits 1-6 into two 3-digit whole numbers. Make the sum as close to 1000 as possible.

### Hint

### Hint

Which digits will be the most helpful to focus on to make the solution as close to 1,000 as possible?

### Answer

### Answer

993 (multiple ways to create the solution)

Source: Ian Kerr

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Can’t get it to work either……

Last week when I was online at the site, it allowed me to save to google drive as a pdf. Where did that option go? Please help!

Hi Sondra. I just added it back. It was buggy and I thought no one used it. Glad to be wrong and sorry for the inconvenience.

500+500=1000

400+600=1000

Nico 500+500=1000

500+500

1.666+334

2.555+445

Two ways to create 1,000 using no zeros

900+100=1000

444 + 556 = 1000.

500+500

500+500=1000

441+559=1000

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500+500

700+300

399+501

500+500=1,000

900+100=1000

400+600=1,000

666+334=1,000

one hundred plus nine hundred equals one thousand

it is so easy.