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### Discussion :: Calendar

1. What was the day of the week on 17th June, 1998?

2.  A. Monday B. Tuesday C. Wednesday D. Thursday

Explanation :

17th June, 1998 = (1997 years + Period from 1.1.1998 to 17.6.1998)

Odd days in 1600 years = 0

Odd days in 300 years = (5 x 3)  1

97 years has 24 leap years + 73 ordinary years.

Number of odd days in 97 years ( 24 x 2 + 73) = 121 = 2 odd days.

Jan.  Feb.   March    April    May      June
(31 +  28  +  31   +   30   +   31   +   17) = 168 days


168 days = 24 weeks = 0 odd day.

Total number of odd days = (0 + 1 + 2 + 0) = 3.

Given day is Wednesday.

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