## 02 Oct State Level Mathematics Competition-2013-Category-III : Assam Academy of Mathematics

01 September 2013 (Class IX and X) Marks: 10 X 10 = 100 Time: 1.30 pm to 4.30 pm Answer the following ten questions 1. Show that there does not exist a function $$f:Nrightarrow N$$ which satisfy (a) $$f(2)=3,$$ (b) $$f(mn)=f(m)f(n)$$ for all m,n in N; (c) $$f(m)<f(n)$$ whenever $$m<n.$$ (Hint: Suppose the contrary....