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Q: What 5 odd numbers add up to 32?

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An odd number of odd numbers can not add up to an even number. There fore any 9 (odd) odd numbers can not add up to 50 (even).

None. Any two odd numbers add up to an even number.

Can not be done! An odd number of odd numbers will ALWAYS add up to an odd number.

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No three odd numbers can add up to an even number.

Correct - the odd numbers total 41.

35

There are no such numbers.

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There are no such numbers. The sum of any three odd numbers must be odd. 112 is not.

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There is no answer. Two odd numbers add up to an even number, and adding an odd number to an even number produces an odd number. Therefore three odd numbers cannot add up to an even number.

There are no four odd numbers that will add up to nineteen.

No 5 odd numbers add up to 100. The sum of any two odd numbers is even. The sum of any two even numbers is even. So the sum of any 4 odd numbers must be even. Take that and add an odd number and the sum must be odd. Therefore, the sum of any 5 odd numbers must be odd. 100 is even. In conclusion: The sum of any odd number of odd numbers is odd.

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Impossible.

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The sum of two odd numbers MUST be even. So there is no answer to the question.

There is no such set of numbers.

There are no four consecutive whole numbers that add up to 35. The sum of two consecutive [whole] numbers is an even number plus an odd number which is an odd number. The sum of two consecutive numbers and the two next consecutive numbers is the sum of two odd numbers which is even, but 35 is odd, so no four consecutive whole numbers cannot add up to 35.

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