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Which of the following years is the odd one out: (A) 1376 (B) 1494 (C) 1529 (D) 1655...

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shaimaaahmedalaa | Student | eNotes Newbie

Posted December 17, 2011 at 1:43 PM via web

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Which of the following years is the odd one out:
(A) 1376
(B) 1494
(C) 1529
(D) 1655
(E) 1718
(F) 1862

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justaguide | College Teacher | (Level 2) Distinguished Educator

Posted December 17, 2011 at 2:09 PM (Answer #1)

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The years given are: 1376, 1494, 1529, 1655, 1718 and 1862.

Dividing each of them by 4 it is seen that only 1376 is divisible by 4. This is a leap year. All the other years are not divisible by 4.

Option A, 1376 is the odd one out as it is the only leap year in all the years given.

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