## SIMPLE DIVISION.

(

Money Puzzles)

Sometimes a very simple question in elementary arithmetic will cause a

good deal of perplexity. For example, I want to divide the four numbers,

701, 1,059, 1,417, and 2,312, by the largest number possible that will

leave the same remainder in every case. How am I to set to work Of

course, by a laborious system of trial one can in time discover the

answer, but there is quite a simple method of doing it if you can only

find it.

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