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    how to find product of 1st 10 natural number

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    Re: how to find product of 1st 10 natural number

    Quote Originally Posted by pankajrd66 View Post
    how to find product of 1st 10 natural number
    Do you include zero as a natural number? If one does then the product is zero.

    Otherwise, I would use a CAS to do it. See here.
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    Re: how to find product of 1st 10 natural number

    I don't think there is some shortcut for finding product of natural numbers. Zero is not a natural number. It would be better to group numbers in groups of 2s and proceed e.g.,
    1 * 2 * 3 * 4* 5 * 6 * 7 * 8 * 9 * 10
    = (1 * 10 ) * ( 3 * 9 )*( 4* 5) * (6 * 7) * (8 * 2)
    = (10 * 27) *( 20* 42) * 16
    = 270 * 840 * 16
    etc
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    Re: how to find product of 1st 10 natural number

    Guess you could use factorial notation ie 10!.
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    Re: how to find product of 1st 10 natural number

    anthonye writing product of naturan numbers can we expressed by using factorial notation but that won't give us the product?
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