Aptitude Discussion

Q. |
In how many ways can a leap year have 53 Sundays? |

✖ A. |
$^{365}C_7$ |

✖ B. |
$7$ |

✖ C. |
$4$ |

✔ D. |
$2$ |

**Solution:**

Option(**D**) is correct

In a leap year there are 366 days i.e. $\text{52 weeks + 2 extra days}$.

So, to have 53 Sundays one of these two days must be a Sunday.

This can occur in only 2 ways.

i.e. (Saturday and Sunday) or (Sunday and Monday).

Thus number of ways $=\textbf{2}$