Q: 142 (IAS/2010)

A man fills a basket with eggs in such a way that the number of eggs added on each successive day is the same as the number already present in the basket. This way the basket gets completely filled in 24 days. After how many days the basket was 1/4thfull ?
question_subject: 
Maths
question_year: 
2010
question_exam: 
IAS
question_sub_subject: 
Mathematics
question_topic: 
Mathematics
stats: 
0,224,160,64,48,48,224