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When Genebibe was asked how many foreign stamps she had, she answered: If i arranged them in stacks of 5, 6, or 8, none is leftover.What is the least number of coins she could have?

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    LCM(5,6,8) = ?

    Make up your mind whether it's stamps or coins ...

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    Try the ladder method. It proves very helpful.

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