## Problem Of The Week 48

**If square tiles are to be fitted on a square floor in such a way that the floor looks the same from all the sides. The tiles are availble in 6 different colors. In how many ways can the floor be made if it should have maximum possible colors?**

**1) 360**

**2) 60**

**3) 1296**

**4) 256**

**5) None of these **

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Outtimed bhai…

thoda sa hint…i am quite bad at these P/C type problems…has not arrived at a point where i can start with problem 😦

ankajOctober 9, 2008 at 9:19 am

it is a bit involved problem

try some head banging

outtimedOctober 9, 2008 at 9:45 am

help help help!

riyaOctober 11, 2008 at 5:26 pm

Is 360 the answer?

12 rows in all , with a symmetric boundary for all the colours, the colours can be arranged in 6! ways … is it correct ?

SmileyfaceOctober 17, 2008 at 6:52 am

outmitted….when will u submit the correct answer to this with detailed explanation…..??

wolverineOctober 29, 2008 at 3:04 pm