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 Candy Box (Posted on 2004-10-08)
A box of candies can be equally divided by weight without cutting pieces between three, four or seven people.
Each piece is an integral number of ounces.
What is the least number of pieces of candy the box could contain? The candies may be of different weights.

 See The Solution Submitted by Brian Smith Rating: 3.5000 (4 votes)

 Subject Author Date ? Col 2004-10-13 22:45:39 re: Solution + explanation Vee-Liem Veefessional 2004-10-10 04:28:00 re(3): About 9 pieces (my bad) np_rt 2004-10-09 17:20:58 re(2): About 9 pieces Richard 2004-10-08 20:26:36 re(3): Solution Richard 2004-10-08 20:14:50 re: About 9 pieces np_rt 2004-10-08 18:59:03 re: About 9 pieces David Shin 2004-10-08 17:05:14 About 9 pieces Federico Kereki 2004-10-08 16:57:16 re(2): Solution David Shin 2004-10-08 15:54:49 re: Solution Richard 2004-10-08 14:30:14 Solution David Shin 2004-10-08 14:01:26 Candy RandyOrton 2004-10-08 13:33:48 new lower limit Charlie 2004-10-08 13:07:18 My guess Jer 2004-10-08 12:58:18 Solution + explanation Rajal 2004-10-08 12:55:26 Another division Charlie 2004-10-08 12:55:10 Possibility Federico Kereki 2004-10-08 12:35:56

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