We invite you to test your GMAT knowledge for a chance to win! Each week, we will post a new Challenge Problem for you to attempt. If you submit the correct answer, you will be entered into that week’s drawing for a free Manhattan GMAT Prep item. Tell your friends to get out their scrap paper and start solving!
Here is this week’s problem:
For all non-negative integers x and n such that 0 â‰¤ x â‰¤ n, the function fn(x) is defined by the equation fn(x) = xn“x. The smallest value of n for which the maximum of fn(x) occurs when x = 4 is
To see the answer choices, and to submit your answer, visit our Challenge Problem Showdown page on our site.
Discuss this week’s problem with like-minded GMAT takers on our Facebook page.