All about flooble | fun stuff | Get a free chatterbox | Free JavaScript | Avatars    
perplexus dot info

Home > Just Math
Going maximum with factorial(s) (Posted on 2008-10-24) Difficulty: 3 of 5
Consider all possible positive integer(s) M ≥ 5, such that (M)! is expressible as the product of (M-3) consecutive positive integers. For example, we observe that: 6! = 8*9*10 .

Determine the maximum value of M.

No Solution Yet Submitted by K Sengupta    
No Rating

Comments: ( You must be logged in to post comments.)
  Subject Author Date
Some Thoughtsalgebraic exploration (proof?)Charlie2008-10-24 13:11:27
Some Thoughtscomputer exploration (spoiler? -- UBASIC program)Charlie2008-10-24 12:34:10
Please log in:
Remember me:
Sign up! | Forgot password

Search body:
Forums (0)
Newest Problems
Random Problem
FAQ | About This Site
Site Statistics
New Comments (2)
Unsolved Problems
Top Rated Problems
This month's top
Most Commented On

Copyright © 2002 - 2021 by Animus Pactum Consulting. All rights reserved. Privacy Information