The product of a list of (not necessarily distinct) positive integers is 120. What is the least possible sum of the numbers in the list? What if the product were 144000? What is the least possible sum in this case?

waffles
Oct 19, 2017

#1**+1 **

Not sure, but... for the 120 case, I guess it's 239? {120, 1, 1..., 1, 1}? Anyway, ask CPhill.

Mathhemathh
Oct 19, 2017