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Stage: 3 Short Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2
$3$

The units digit of the product is $3$; therefore the remainder when that number is divided by $5$ is also $3$.


This problem is taken from the UKMT Mathematical Challenges.
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