In the drivers’ championship, points are awarded for each race as given in the table below. Place Points 1 st 6 2 nd 4 3 rd 2 4 th 1 With 5 races remaining the top 3 drivers are Lewis, Michael and Jenson. Driver Championship points Lewis 27 Michael 25 Jenson 24 Assume that Jenson continues to finish in the top three for every race. What is the smallest number of the remaining races that Jenson needs to win to guarantee winning the championship? A 1 B 2 C 3 D 4 E 5
1st place=6 points 2nd place=4points 3rd place=2points 4th place=1 point Lewis=27 championship points Micheal=25 championship points Jenson=24 championship points
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