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    What is the remainder when the product of one hundred 5's is divided by 7?

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    The product of 100 5's is 5^100.
    In doing this problem the important thing is to reduce
    5^100.
    decrease the power
    find the nearest multiple of 7
    reduce by binomial ...

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    The remainder when the product of one hundred 5's is divided by 7 is found.

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