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14 Divisors

What is the smallest number with exactly 14 divisors?

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Summing Consecutive Numbers

Many numbers can be expressed as the sum of two or more consecutive integers. For example, 15=7+8 and 10=1+2+3+4. Can you say which numbers can be expressed in this way?

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Stage: 3 Short Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

Alternate angles BDF and DFG are equal, so lines BD and FG are parallel.
Therefore angle BCA = angle FGC = $80^{\circ}$ (corresponding angles).

Consider triangle ABC: $x + 70 + 80 = 180$ so $x=30$.

This problem is taken from the UKMT Mathematical Challenges.

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