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What is the value of the positive integer x ? [#permalink]
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Bunuel wrote:
What is the value of the positive integer x ?

(1) x leaves a remainder of 2 when divided by 3, 7, or 11.
(2) 200 < x < 500


(1) x leaves a remainder of 2 when divided by 3, 7, or 11. insufic

\(x=3a+2=7b+2=11c+2…x=(2*7*11)d+2\)
\(x=231d+2=(231+2=233,462+2=464…)\)

(2) 200 < x < 500 insufic

(1&2) insufic

\(x=233,464\)

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Re: What is the value of the positive integer x ? [#permalink]
What about 2 ??? when it is divided by 3,7 or 11 all of them leaves the remainder of 2.

So isn't A the answer....
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avirup2018 wrote:
What about 2 ??? when it is divided by 3,7 or 11 all of them leaves the remainder of 2.

So isn't A the answer....



But that is NOT a unique value. Answer can be 2, 233, 464 and so on by statement I. Hence clearly insuff
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Re: What is the value of the positive integer x ? [#permalink]
chetan2u wrote:
avirup2018 wrote:
What about 2 ??? when it is divided by 3,7 or 11 all of them leaves the remainder of 2.

So isn't A the answer....



But that is NOT a unique value. Answer can be 2, 233, 464 and so on by statement I. Hence clearly insuff




Thanks for the solution.
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