About Us Contact Us Help


Archives

Contribute

 

For The Mathematically Inclined

Anil Saigal
02/27/2011

PROBLEM # 1
C, A and T are numbers  between 0 and 9. 
CAT = (C + A + T) × C × A × T
Find C, A and T that satisfy the above equation

PROBLEM #2
ABCDEF × 3 = BCDEFA and A,B,C, D,E and F are numbers between 1 and 9.  What are possible values of ABCDEF?


----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Please send your solutions to mr.asaigal@gmail.com.

Use Problem Solutions M-030311 as the subject line. Please include your full name in the text of the main message. Everyone with the right answer will be acknowledged in the next issue of Lokvani.

Please do not post your solution in Post Comments. No credit will be given for solutions not sent to anil@lokvani.com.

If you need clarification on any problem, please contact anil@lokvani.com.

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Problems from 02/17/11

PROBLEM # 1
When asked about his birthday, a man said: "The day before yesterday I was only 25 and next year I will turn 28." This is true only one day in a year - when was he born?

SOLUTION 1
Dec. 31.
 


PROBLEM #2

What 5-digit number has the following features:  If we put the numeral 1 at the beginning, we get a number three times smaller than if we put the numeral 1 at the end of the number.

SOLUTION 2
42857.

Congratulations to Kishore Balsara, Nidhi Bhargava, Aseem Chandawarkar, Akshay Gowrishankar, Chaya Hindupur, Arun Lahori, Samir Mehta, Roshi Mutt, Inian Parathasarathy and Vishal Patel, who were winners of the last set of puzzles.



Bookmark and Share | Share your Comments

Comments :
Post a new message

In this Issue
Thought For The Day


"When there is oppression, the only self-respecting thing is to rise and say this shall cease today, because my right is justice. If you are stronger, you have to help the weaker boy or girl both in play and in the work."
[more]

Thought  For The Day
In Conversation With Navin Kundra, Singer Sensation


He has been described as a gifted crooner with a unique voice, and rightly so. Whether it is a slow, romantic ballad or an upbeat dance track, the energy which he radiates infuses life into his listeners’ souls and sets their emotions aglow. Meet Navin Kundra...
[more]

In Conversation With Navin Kundra, Singer Sensation
IANH Organizes First Talent Show


IANH held its first Talent Show with Viewers’ choice Awards on February 19th. In attendance were New England’s top artists Jasmine Shah, Neha Parikh, Sheetal Dwaraka, Shital Botadra, Amulya Deepak and Jyoti Sharma.
[more]

IANH Organizes First Talent Show
Music Review: Tanu Weds Manu


The title of the movie caught my attention.. and the track does not disappoint.
[more]

Music Review: Tanu Weds Manu
Lokvani Talks To Shuchita Rao


Shuchita Rao teaches Hindustani Music through her own school of music - RASA (Raaga Aesthetics, Sharing and Appreciation) Institute and through Learnquest Academy of Music in Waltham. A classical hindustani music performing artist she also writes articles on music for various publications. She and her students will be opening Spring Festival 2011 for MITHAS on Sunday, March 6 at Wong Auditorium at 4 pm with accompanists - Dr. George Ruckert on the harmonium and Amit Kavthekar on the tabla. BUY TICKETS
[more]

Lokvani Talks To Shuchita Rao

You may also access this article through our web-site http://www.lokvani.com/




Home | About Us | Contact Us | Copyrights Help