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Numbers and Remainders
1. A clown agrees to work in a circus on the condition that he is paid 2 schlonks for every day that he works, while he forfeits 3 schlonks every day that he doesn't work. After 30 days, he finds he has paid out exactly as much as he received. How many days did he work? 2. I have an amount of dollars - less than 100! - that repeatedly divided by 3, the remainder is 2, by 5 the remainder is 3; and by 7 the remainder is 2. How many money do you think I have? 3. To end, an easy one! What is the least number which will divide by the nine digits without leaving a remainder?
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