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The smallest number which when increased by 5 is completely divisible by 8, 11 and 24 is:
1. 243
2. 259
3. 289
4. 303

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Correct Answer - Option 2 : 259

Concept Used 

We need to find LCM of given numbers 

Calculation 

LCM of (8, 11, 24)

⇒ 8 × 11 × 3 = 264

So, number be x 

⇒ x = 264 - 5 = 259 

∴ The number is 259

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