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Doubt about multipule [#permalink] New post 10 Feb 2006, 18:51
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Question: Can the multipule of a number be -ve. Suppose if we say how many 2 digit multiple of 5 are there?

Do we include -25,-35,..also or only +ve multipule... etc ?? :?: :?:
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Re: Doubt about multipule [#permalink] New post 10 Feb 2006, 19:29
cool_jonny009 wrote:
Question: Can the multipule of a number be -ve. Suppose if we say how many 2 digit multiple of 5 are there?

Do we include -25,-35,..also or only +ve multipule... etc ?? :?: :?:


cj,

that's a real good question for which I have no answer. I have observed that the questions will be very clear without such ambiguity:

...how many multiples of 5 are there between.....

..If n is a 2-digit positive integer and is a multiple of 5....

May be some gurus can chime in here to help :shock:
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Re: Doubt about multipule [#permalink] New post 10 Feb 2006, 20:39
cool_jonny009 wrote:
Question: Can the multipule of a number be -ve. Suppose if we say how many 2 digit multiple of 5 are there?

Do we include -25,-35,..also or only +ve multipule... etc ?? :?: :?:


good question..

in gmat, -ves are not considered for multiples
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 [#permalink] New post 10 Feb 2006, 22:11
Thnks Prof, CJ it was a good question
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 [#permalink] New post 10 Feb 2006, 22:17
Johhny, usually the question stem will specify +ive or -ive.
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