## number theory

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### number theory

number theory
if in an exam percentile score of a student is given in the format PQ.RST where T wasnatural number for atleast 1 candidate and further it was known that no approx. was made while determining the percentile score of any candidate

1.Number of candidate who appeared for the exam is atleast...............?
{100000,10000,64,32}

2. Number of candidates who appeared for the test is not more than 87654
and no two candidates secured same score, find the atmost number of candidates who could have appeared for the exam............?
{80000,64000,50000,32000}

sir this is also an AIMCAT question but I couldn't do it.....anyone help me please.......... note
Percentile score=
no. of students below you/ no. of students who attended the exam *100
preetinamdev

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### Re: number theory

what are the answers to this one?
If T is a natural number for atleast one person- implies that the number of people is such that atleast one student has a percentile upto 3 decimal points - This point is the key to answering this question

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### Re: number theory

what are the answers to this one?
If T is a natural number for atleast one person- implies that the number of people is such that atleast one student has a percentile upto 3 decimal points - This point is the key to answering this question

if in an exam percentile score of a student is given in the format PQ.RST where T wasnatural number for atleast 1 candidate and further it was known that no approx. was made while determining the percentile score of any candidate

1.Number of candidate who appeared for the exam is atleast...............?
{100000,10000,64,32}

2. Number of candidates who appeared for the test is not more than 87654
and no two candidates secured same score, find the atmost number of candidates who could have appeared for the exam............?
{80000,64000,50000,32000}

sir this is also an AIMCAT question but I couldn't do it.....anyone help me please.......... note
Percentile score=
no. of students below you/ no. of students who attended the exam *100

I couldn't understand what u meant , choices for the question are given in the bracket;
preetinamdev

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### Re: number theory

- Please post the OA - the answer to the first question is 32 - I explained why 32 partiallly yesterday

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### Re: number theory

Number theorists study prime numbers as well as the properties of objects made out of integers (e.g., rational numbers) or defined as generalizations of the integers e.g., algebraic integers.
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