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Q.

How many integers, greater than 999 but not greater than 4000, can be formed with the digits 0, 1, 2, 3 and 4, if repetition of digits is allowed?

 A.

499

 B.

500

 C.

375

 D.

376

 E.

501

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Solution:
Option(D) is correct

The smallest number in the series is 1000, a 4-digit number. 

The largest number in the series is 4000, the only 4-digit number to start with 4.

The left most digit (thousands place) of each of the 4 digit numbers other than 4000 can take one of the 3 values 1 or 2 or 3.

The next 3 digits (hundreds, tens and units place) can take any of the 5 values 0 or 1 or 2 or 3 or 4.

Hence, there are $3 × 5 × 5 × 5$ or 375 numbers from 1000 to 3999.

Including 4000, there will be $\textbf{376}$ such numbers. 


(2) Comment(s)


Anmol Seth
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According to me it answer must be 375

As we fix 1 on first position and than $5 \times 5 \times 5 =125$ than fix 2 and 3 than answer will be $125 \times 3= 375$


Genius Genius
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You a innocent boy, you forgetting the number 4000 can be an answer.