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N000ughty Thoughts

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Factorial one hundred (written 100!) has 24 noughts when written in full and that 1000! has 249 noughts? Convince yourself that the above is true. Perhaps your methodology will help you find the. . . .

Fac-finding

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Lyndon chose this as one of his favourite problems. It is accessible but needs some careful analysis of what is included and what is not. A systematic approach is really helpful.

Factoring Factorials

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Find the highest power of 11 that will divide into 1000! exactly.

Factorial

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How many zeros are there at the end of the number which is the product of first hundred positive integers?

Powerful Factorial

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6! = 6 x 5 x 4 x 3 x 2 x 1. The highest power of 2 that divides exactly into 6! is 4 since (6!) / (2^4 ) = 45. What is the highest power of two that divides exactly into 100!?

Forgotten Number

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I have forgotten the number of the combination of the lock on my briefcase. I did have a method for remembering it...