## Math Olympiad Question: Can You Solve in 5 minutes?

Math Olympiad Question: x(x + 2)(x +4)(x + 6) = 9. Can you solve in 5 minutes? Hint: solve using mathematical deductive reasoning and basic math concepts.

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Submitted by Atanu Chaudhuri on Wed, 14/02/2024 - 20:18

Math Olympiad Question: x(x + 2)(x +4)(x + 6) = 9. Can you solve in 5 minutes? Hint: solve using mathematical deductive reasoning and basic math concepts.

Submitted by Atanu Chaudhuri on Sat, 29/10/2022 - 00:48

A farmer bought 100 cows, sheep and chickens at Rs.1000. Cost of cows Rs.50 each, sheep Rs.10 each, and chickens 50 paise each. How many of each purchased?

Submitted by Atanu Chaudhuri on Thu, 14/07/2022 - 04:58

In five barrels a mouse lay hidden. The dog hinted to the cat that the mouse is hiding in the 1000th barrel by a special way of counting. Read on...

Submitted by Atanu Chaudhuri on Tue, 12/07/2022 - 21:19

In an archery match between three, target had scoring areas as 16, 17, 23, 24, 39 and 40 for the bull's eye hit only once. Total scores were...Read on...

Submitted by Atanu Chaudhuri on Sun, 10/07/2022 - 20:28

If tail of a fish weighs 125gms, head as much as tail and half the body, and the body as much as the head and tail together, what is the weight of the fish?

Submitted by Atanu Chaudhuri on Sun, 10/07/2022 - 02:59

A man paid one half money in a shop. Coming out he discovered that he had just as many paise as he had rupees before he went in and half as many..read on...

Submitted by Atanu Chaudhuri on Thu, 16/12/2021 - 18:37

A ship carpenter has a problem of plugging a 12in square hole by cutting a single 9in x 16in wood block into two pieces to join the two. Is it possible?

Submitted by Atanu Chaudhuri on Thu, 09/12/2021 - 21:39

How can two friends with different walking and cycling speeds cover 20 miles sharing just one bicycle between them and reach the destination at same time?

Submitted by Atanu Chaudhuri on Mon, 22/11/2021 - 19:26

Change money math puzzle: Find three money amounts all made up of same three digits and sum of two amounts equal to the third amount. Time to solve 15 mins.

Submitted by Atanu Chaudhuri on Thu, 18/11/2021 - 23:52

If I deal some cards among four, three cards remain. If I deal among three, two remain and if I deal among five, two cards remain. How many cards are there?