# Which of the following is necessarily a divisor of the number $n\times1000+2 \times n$ where $n\lt 500$?

A three-digit number 'n' (less than 500) is taken. A six-digit number is formed by writing the number 'n' as first three digits and the number '2n' as the last three. Which of the following is necessarily a divisor of the number so obtained?

After this there is actually 4 options to choose $6,37,167,501$. The solution specified in my module is goes like this: "If the original number is $ab$c, the new $6-$digit number will be $abc \times 1002$", after this it is pretty straight forward, but I don't understand how they are forming "$abc \times 1002$" as the concatenated number.

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HINT $\$ Expand $\rm\ (a\ x^2+b\ x + c)\ (x^3 + 2)\$ then specialize $\rm\ x = 10\:.\:$