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which greatest number when divided into 179 and 234 leaves a remainder of 3,? hint:subtract 3 from both no.

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Factor 179 - 3 or 176 and 234 - 3 or 231.

176 = 2 * 2 * 2 * 11

231 = 11 * 3 * 7

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