There are 240 balls and n number of boxes B_1, B_2, B_3, ...... B_n The balls are to be placed in the boxes such

### Question Asked by a Student from EXXAMM.com Team

Q 2472545436.     There are 240 balls and n number of boxes B_1, B_2, B_3,
...... B_n The balls are to be placed in the boxes such
that B_1 should contain 4 balls more than B_2, B_2 should
contain 4 balls more than B_3, and so on. Which one of
the following cannot be the possible value of n?
IAS 2009 Prelims
A

4

B

5

C

6

D

7

#### HINT

(Provided By a Student and Checked/Corrected by EXXAMM.com Team)

#### Access free resources including

• 100% free video lectures with detailed notes and examples
• Previous Year Papers
• Mock Tests
• Practices question categorized in topics and 4 levels with detailed solutions
• Syllabus & Pattern Analysis