# A certain number, when divided by 899, leaves a remainder 63. Find the remainder when the same number is divided by 29. Option 1) Option 2) Option 3) Option 4) Option 5)

$Acc. \: To\: question$

$X=899q+63.........a$

$Now\: the\: same\: number \: is \: divided \: by\: 29\: to \: get$

$X=29p+r.........b$

$Comparing \: eq.\: a \: and\: b$

$899q+63=29p+r$

$Put \: q=1$

$962=29p+r.........c$

$So \: now \: on \: dividing \: 962 \: by\: 29\: we \: get$

$962=29(33)+5.........d$

$Comparing \: c \: and\: d$

$R=5$

Exams
Articles
Questions