i thought the answer was E, the largest possible integer of p... can anyone explain this to me

Printable View

- Dec 18th 2012, 11:03 AMasilvester635tricky word problem... please take a look
i thought the answer was E, the largest possible integer of p... can anyone explain this to me

- Dec 18th 2012, 11:29 AMskeeterRe: tricky word problem... please take a look
- Dec 18th 2012, 11:33 AMemakarovRe: tricky word problem... please take a look
You are right: 50⁷ / 5¹⁴ = 2⁷ = 128. And 5¹⁴ is the largest power of 5 that divides 50⁷.

- Dec 18th 2012, 12:05 PMasilvester635Re: tricky word problem... please take a look
so i'm right??

- Dec 18th 2012, 12:06 PMemakarovRe: tricky word problem... please take a look