2017 AMC 8 Problems/Problem 7
Problem
Let be a 6-digit positive integer, such as 247247, whose first three digits are the same as its last three digits taken in the same order. Which of the following numbers must also be a factor of ?
Solution 1
Let Clearly, is divisible by .
Solution 2
We are given one of the numbers Z can be so we can just try out the options to see which one is divisible by 247247 ans so we get .
Video Solution
https://youtu.be/7an5wU9Q5hk?t=647
See Also
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