Peter makes $84/sale that he makes. If he buys stock in a company at $160/share, what is the minimum number of shares purchased?

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- Apr 7th 2010, 10:07 AM #1

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- Apr 7th 2010, 10:58 AM #2
Can you type the full question out? What you've wrote doesn't seem to make any sense or there's some info missing.

But for your info, the least common multiple of 84 and 160 is...

$\displaystyle \frac{84 \cdot 160}{\gcd(84,160)} = \frac{13440}{2} = 6720$

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