2021 AMC 12B Problems/Problem 7
- The following problem is from both the 2021 AMC 10B #12 and 2021 AMC 12B #7, so both problems redirect to this page.
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Problem
Let . What is the ratio of the sum of the odd divisors of to the sum of the even divisors of ?
Solution 1
Prime factorize to get . For each odd divisor of , there exist even divisors of , therefore the ratio is
Solution 2
Prime factorizing , we see . The sum of 's odd divisors are the sum of the factors of without , and the sum of the even divisors is the sum of the odds subtracted by the total sum of divisors. The sum of odd divisors is given by and the total sum of divisors is Thus, our ratio is
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Video Solution by Punxsutawney Phil
https://youtube.com/watch?v=qpvS2PVkI8A&t=643s
Video Solution by OmegaLearn (Prime Factorization)
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Video Solution by Hawk Math
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VzwxbsuSQ80
Video Solution by TheBeautyofMath
https://youtu.be/L1iW94Ue3eI?t=478
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Video Solution by Interstigation
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See Also
2021 AMC 12B (Problems • Answer Key • Resources) | |
Preceded by Problem 6 |
Followed by Problem 8 |
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All AMC 12 Problems and Solutions |
2021 AMC 10B (Problems • Answer Key • Resources) | ||
Preceded by Problem 11 |
Followed by Problem 13 | |
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All AMC 10 Problems and Solutions |
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