A 1000 Kbyte memory is managed using variable partitions but no compaction. It currently has two partitions of sizes 200 Kbytes and 260 Kbytes respectively. The smallest allocation request in Kbytes that could be denied is for
Won't the ans be 541Kb??
In this link https://gateoverflow.in/2747/gate1996_2-18 the answer is given 181Kb.But 181 Kb can fit into both 200 Kbytesand 260 Kbytes partitions.
Help me ..I'm confused