# Problem #1802

 1802 When counting from $3$ to $201$, $53$ is the $51^\mathrm{st}$ number counted. When counting backwards from $201$ to $3$, $53$ is the $n^\mathrm{th}$ number counted. What is $n$? $\textbf{(A)}\ 146\qquad\textbf{(B)}\ 147\qquad\textbf{(C)}\ 148\qquad\textbf{(D)}\ 149\qquad\textbf{(E)}\ 150$ This problem is copyrighted by the American Mathematics Competitions.
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