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Winning Ticket Tickle (Posted on 2014-10-06) Difficulty: 3 of 5
Gavin buys a lottery ticket, and in accordance with the rules he picks six different integers from through 1 to 46 inclusively. He chooses his numbers so that the sum of the base-ten logarithms of his six numbers is an integer.

By coincidence, the integers on the winning ticket have the same property - that is: the sum of the base-ten logarithms of the six numbers is an integer.

What is the probability that Gavin holds the winning ticket?

No Solution Yet Submitted by K Sengupta    
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re(2): computer aided solutionCharlie2014-10-06 14:28:04
Hints/Tipsre: computer aided solutionAdy TZIDON2014-10-06 14:24:55
Solutionre: computer aided solution -- whoops!; 50 is not under 46Charlie2014-10-06 14:23:44
Some Thoughtscomputer aided solutionCharlie2014-10-06 14:19:08
re: possible solutionJer2014-10-06 14:13:49
Solutionpossible solutionAdy TZIDON2014-10-06 13:04:49
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