When 2^{256} is divided by 17, the remainder would be

- 1
- 14
- 16
- None of these

**Answer**

2^{256}/17 = 16^{64}/(16-1)

When 16 is divided by 17, remainder is -1

Required remainder = (-1)^{64} = 1

**The correct option is A.**

When 2^{256} is divided by 17, the remainder would be

- 1
- 14
- 16
- None of these

**Answer**

2^{256}/17 = 16^{64}/(16-1)

When 16 is divided by 17, remainder is -1

Required remainder = (-1)^{64} = 1

**The correct option is A.**