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Producing Zeros

Stage: 3 Short Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1
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If the numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 are all multiplied together, how many zeros are there at the end of the answer?

 

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This problem is taken from the UKMT Mathematical Challenges.