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Problem

What is the hundreds digit of $(20!-15!)?$

$\textbf{(A) }0\qquad\textbf{(B) }1\qquad\textbf{(C) }2\qquad\textbf{(D) }4\qquad\textbf{(E) }5$

Video Solution 1

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Video Solution 2

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== Video Solution == 3 https://youtu.be/zfChnbMGLVQ?t=3899

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Solution 3

Because we know that $5^3$ is a factor of $15!$ and $20!$, the last three digits of both numbers is a 0, this means that the difference of the hundreds digits is also $\boxed{\text{(A) }0}$.

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