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vishal_kothari

  • 4 years ago

An artist is planning on mixing together any number of different colors from her palette. A mixture results as long as the artist combines at least two colors. If the number of possible mixtures is less than 500, what is the greatest number of colors the artist could have in her palette?

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  1. Arnab09
    • 4 years ago
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    8

  2. Arnab09
    • 4 years ago
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    is it correct? @ vishal

  3. vishal_kothari
    • 4 years ago
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    i don't know the answer....

  4. Arnab09
    • 4 years ago
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    i see, but i am almost sure, it is correct :)

  5. vishal_kothari
    • 4 years ago
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    ok...

  6. fewscrewsmissing
    • 4 years ago
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    It's 8.

  7. Yifan12879
    • 4 years ago
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    2^x-1-x<500 and the maximum of x is 8

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