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# Prime Children

Logic
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A mother has some children whose product of their ages (in number of years) is 17. Now can you infer two important things from this information?

NOTE: Assume all children are a 'whole number' (no decimals) age.

NOTE: Assume all children are a 'whole number' (no decimals) age.

### Hint

17 is a prime number.### Answer

17=17x1x1x1.....x11. The eldest child must be 17 years

2. All other children (may be twins or triplets or quintuplicates or more than this number at the same birth) must be 1 year old each born at the same birth.

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