CAT Quant 1 ques Quiz - Find the Sum of Numbers?
by Dhruv
Topic: LR

The product of three consecutive odd numbers is 531117. What is the sum of three numbers ?

Answer with explanation!

A. 183 ---- Wrong answer

B. 213 ---- Wrong answer

C. 243 ---- a-2, a, a+2 are three consecutive odd numbers, adding them together gives 3a, going through options, we get numbers (59,61,63), (69,71, 73), (79,81,83), (89,91,93). the product is near to the 80^3 That's why answer is 3rd option.

D. 273 ---- Wrong answer

E. None of the above ---- Wrong answer

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