


Number
& Math Play
How
Many Students? 


A new school has opened with fewer than 500 students.
Onethird of the students is a whole number. So
are onefourth, onefifth, and oneseventh of the
students. How many students go to this school?



420 students: This is the only number under 500
that can be divided evenly by 3, 4, 5, and 7. STRATEGY: Make a list.
Source:http://www.brainteasers.net,
August 27, 2000.



