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# Is the positive integer N divisible by 12?

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Re: Is the positive integer N divisible by 12? [#permalink]
can someone please explain this. didn't understand the given explanation very well.
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Re: Is the positive integer N divisible by 12? [#permalink]
Hi according to me after combining both the statements we get n as 6 pls help me where I'm going wrong
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Re: Is the positive integer N divisible by 12? [#permalink]
Archit3110 wrote:
target is
positive integer N divisible by 12

#1
2N has fewer factors than 3N
N is 2 we get no to target

N is 48 we get yes to target

#2
3N has fewer factors than 5N

N is 3 we get no to target
N is 48 we get yes to target
from 1 & 2
N is 48
sufficient
OPTION C

gmatophobia wrote:
Is the positive integer N divisible by 12?

(1) 2N has fewer factors than 3N

(2) 3N has fewer factors than 5N

­How did u assume that n is 48 what I get to know after combining both the statements is that N is a multiple of 6 pls could you explain?
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