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"Wie viel ist vierundfünfzig minus vierundfünfzig?"

Translation:How much is fifty-four minus fifty-four?

August 28, 2017



Duolingo says the german number is 45, not 54


No, that is the way we count: The unit digit goes first, then und, and then the decimal digit.

vierundfünfzig = "vier und fünfzig" = "four and fifty" = fifty-four

You do it this way in English for the numbers thirteen to nineteen (without and / und, though).

e.g. eighteen = achtzehn

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