Find all School-related info fast with the new School-Specific MBA Forum

It is currently 20 Dec 2014, 20:04

Close

GMAT Club Daily Prep

Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track
Your Progress

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

In a certain game, a large container is filled with red,

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
TAGS:
Senior Manager
Senior Manager
avatar
Joined: 02 Feb 2004
Posts: 345
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 16 [0], given: 0

In a certain game, a large container is filled with red, [#permalink] New post 19 May 2004, 10:27
00:00
A
B
C
D
E

Difficulty:

(N/A)

Question Stats:

0% (00:00) correct 0% (00:00) wrong based on 0 sessions
In a certain game, a large container is filled with red, yellow, green, and blue beads worth, respectively, 7, 5, 3, and 2 points each. A number of beads are then removed from the container. If the product of the point values of the removed beads is 147,000, how many red beads were removed?
(A) 5
(B) 4
(C) 3
(D) 2
(E) 0
SVP
SVP
User avatar
Joined: 30 Oct 2003
Posts: 1797
Location: NewJersey USA
Followers: 4

Kudos [?]: 40 [0], given: 0

 [#permalink] New post 19 May 2004, 10:48
147,000 = 2^3 * 3 * 5^3 * 7^2
Since Red corresponds to 7, 2 Red beads must have been removed.
Senior Manager
Senior Manager
avatar
Joined: 23 Sep 2003
Posts: 294
Location: US
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 0 [0], given: 0

 [#permalink] New post 19 May 2004, 10:54
Yep.

Prime factorization of 147000 = 2^3 * 3 * 5^3 * 7^2

2 red beads were removed.
  [#permalink] 19 May 2004, 10:54
    Similar topics Author Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
5 Experts publish their posts in the topic In a certain game, a large container is filled with red, yel Walkabout 13 29 Dec 2012, 05:10
In a certain game, a large container is filled with red, droopy57 1 20 Aug 2008, 21:27
In a certain game, a large container is filled with red, alimad 3 26 May 2006, 19:03
In a certain game, a large container is filled with red, allabout 9 22 Dec 2005, 04:36
In a certain game, a large container is filled with red, gayathri 8 07 Jan 2005, 09:06
Display posts from previous: Sort by

In a certain game, a large container is filled with red,

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  


GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Privacy Policy| Terms and Conditions| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group and phpBB SEO

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.