## Question

**Solve the given math puzzle? **

If 1 + 9 + 8 = 1

then 2 + 8 + 9 = ?

If 1 + 9 + 8 = 1

then 2 + 8 + 9 = ?

A. 1

B. 3

C. 10

D. 11

**Answer: C. 10**

**Solution:**

From the given data,

**1 + 9 + 8 = 1**

ONE + NINE + EIGHT

Consider the first letters and join them viz O N E = 1

So, now consider 2 + 8 + 9 in similar way

TWO + EIGHT + NINE

First letters are T E N = 10

**2 + 8 + 9 = 10**

**Hence, The answer is 10.**

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