Posted by **stephanie** on Monday, October 15, 2012 at 8:11pm.

Julie has a mystery number.

When she divides the mystery number by 5, the remainder is 1

When she divides the mystery number by 6 the remainder is 4

When she didvides the mystery number by 7 the remainder is 6

What is the smallest number that could be Julies mystery number?

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**Ahad Rocks**, Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 9:14am
The answer is 76.

75 is divisible by 5 with no remainder, therefore, 76 would have one remainder.

The closest factor of 6 near 76 is 72. So 76 would have 4 remainders

For seven, the closest factor is 70, with the remainder of 6, 76 is your answer.

Also, this question came in great help for my exams, thx!

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