If y is an integer, is y3 divisible by 9?

1) y is divisible by 4
2) y is divisible by 6.  
  • a)
    Exactly one of the statements can answer the question
  • b)
    Both statements are required to answer the question
  • c)
    Each statement can answer the question individually
  • d)
    More information is required as the information provided is insufficient to answer the question
Correct answer is option 'B'. Can you explain this answer?

GMAT Question

Manoj Yadav
Nov 03, 2018
(1) Take multiples of 4 and 9 and the answer is yes, but say for numbers that are only multiples of 4, the answer is No

(2) is sufficient because y is divisible by 6 means that y has 3 as factor, hence y^3 will have 3^3 as factor

=> y^3 is divisible by 9.

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This discussion on If y is an integer, is y3 divisible by 9?1) y is divisible by 42) y is divisible by 6. a)Exactly one of the statements can answer the questionb)Both statements are required to answer the questionc)Each statement can answer the question individuallyd)More information is required as the information provided is insufficient to answer the questionCorrect answer is option 'B'. Can you explain this answer? is done on EduRev Study Group by GMAT Students. The Questions and Answers of If y is an integer, is y3 divisible by 9?1) y is divisible by 42) y is divisible by 6. a)Exactly one of the statements can answer the questionb)Both statements are required to answer the questionc)Each statement can answer the question individuallyd)More information is required as the information provided is insufficient to answer the questionCorrect answer is option 'B'. Can you explain this answer? are solved by group of students and teacher of GMAT, which is also the largest student community of GMAT. If the answer is not available please wait for a while and a community member will probably answer this soon. You can study other questions, MCQs, videos and tests for GMAT on EduRev and even discuss your questions like If y is an integer, is y3 divisible by 9?1) y is divisible by 42) y is divisible by 6. a)Exactly one of the statements can answer the questionb)Both statements are required to answer the questionc)Each statement can answer the question individuallyd)More information is required as the information provided is insufficient to answer the questionCorrect answer is option 'B'. Can you explain this answer? over here on EduRev! Apart from being the largest GMAT community, EduRev has the largest solved Question bank for GMAT.