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The greatest numb

Answer :

Let a be a odd natural number


Predecessor (number before) = a - 1 = 2× b (a even number)


Successor (number after) = a+1 = 2× c (a even number)


Since,


The product of the predecessor and successor of an odd natural n


= (2× b) × (2× c)


= 4× b× c


Hence, the largest dividing number is 4

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