PROBLEM 1-7-3

Erin’s age, when divided by 2, 3, 4, 5, or 6, gives a remainder of 1. Find the least age that Erin could be given that she is older than 1.

SOLUTION 1-7-3

The smallest number divisible by 2,3,4,5,and 6 is 60.Then, 61 will have a remainder of 1 when divided by 2,3,4,5,and 6.

Erin is 61yrs. old