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Q: If you divide a whole number by three what is the largest possible for the remainder?

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That's not possible. The largest single-digit number by which you might divide is 9. And, by definition, the remainder is always LESS than the number by which you divide. Thus, the largest remainder you can get, when you divide by 9, is 8.

The largest number that will divide into 28 42 and 70 with no remainder is 14.

If you divide by 8, the remainder can be any number from 0 to 7.

14. The largest possible number for a remainder is 1 less than the divisor.

No.

The largest possible remainder when dividing by any number N is N-1.

The largest possible number for a remainder is 1 less than the number of the divisor, so it is 5.

24. The largest remainder is always one less than the number by which you are dividing (the divisor).

The largest remainder will be one less than the divisor. 7 - 1 = 6.

The remainder can be any number between 1 and 8 .

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