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Elementary Algebra - Page 321
by George William Myers, George Edward Atwood - 1916 - 338 pages

The Elementary Arithmetic: Oral and Written

Albert Newton Raub - Arithmetic - 1877 - 176 pages
...COMMON MULTIPLE. 65. A Multiple of a number is a number which is exactly divisible by that number. 66. A Common Multiple of two or more numbers is a number that is exactly divisible by each. Thus, 18 is a common multiple of 9 and 6, because it is divisible by each of them. 67. The Least Common...

Complete Arithmetic: Theoretical and Practical

William Guy Peck - Arithmetic - 1877 - 428 pages
...57. A Multiple of a number is a number that is exactly divisible by it. Thus, 12 is a multiple of 6. A Common Multiple of two or more numbers is a number that is exactly divisible by each. Thus, 48 is a common multiple of 4, 6, and 8. The Least Common Multiple of two or more numbers is the...

The Complete Arithmetic: Combining Oral and Written Exercises in a Natural ...

Albert Newton Raub - Arithmetic - 1877 - 348 pages
...COMMON MULTIPLE. 63. A Multiple of a number is a number that is exactly divisible by that number. 64. A Common Multiple of two or more numbers is a number that is exactly divisible by each. Thus, 72 is a common multiple of 36, 18, 12. 65. The Least Common Multiple of two or more numbers is...

The Practical Arithmetic on the Inductive Plan: Including Oral and Written ...

William James Milne - Arithmetic - 1877 - 402 pages
...contain it. A multiple of a number is obtained by multiplying the given number by some integer. 136. A Common Multiple of two or more numbers, is a number that will exactly contain each of them. 137. The Least Common Multiple of two or more numbers, is the least...

Elementary Arithmetic, Oral and Written

William Guy Peck - Arithmetic - 1878 - 240 pages
.... A Multiple of a number is a number that is exactly divisible by it. Thus, 18 is a multiple of 6. A Common Multiple of two or more numbers is a number that is exactly divisible by each. Thus, 18 is a common multiple of 2, 3, and C. The Least Common Multiple of two or more numbers is the...

Ray's Elementary Arithmetic: Embracing Mental and Written Exercises, for ...

Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1879 - 200 pages
...168, 312, and 480. 14. Of 370, 555, 1369, and 1850. 15. Of 22, 154, 484, and 2200. DEFINITIONS. 88. A Common Multiple of two or more numbers is a number that can be divided by each without a remainder. Thus, 90 is a common multiple of 9 and 15. The Least Common...

A Complete Graded Arithmetic: Oral and Written Upon the Inductive Method of ...

James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1882 - 454 pages
...number is one which is exactly divisible by that number. Thus, 12 is a multiple of 4 ; 18 of 6. 152. A Common Multiple of two or more numbers is a number that is exactly divisible by each of them. , Thus, 18 is a common multiply of 2, 3, 6, and 9. ^ 153. The Least Common Multiple of two or more...

The Packard Commercial Arithmetic

Silas Sadler Packard, Byron Horton - Business mathematics - 1882 - 224 pages
...that is exactly divisible by it ; or, it is any product of which the given number is a factor. 32. A Common Multiple of two or more numbers is a number that is exactly divisible by each of them. 33. The Least Common Multiple of two or more numbers is the least number that is exactly divisible...