The least common multiple of two or more numbers, is the least number that can be divided by each of them without a remainder. Elementary Algebra - Page 321by George William Myers, George Edward Atwood - 1916 - 338 pagesFull view - About this book
| Frank H. Hall - Arithmetic - 1896 - 296 pages
...all the prime factors of 12, and, besides these, the factor 5. 12 is contained in 60, 5 times. 26. **A common multiple of two or more numbers is a number that is exactly divisible by each of them.** 24 and 48 and 72 are common multiples of 8 and 12. Bach of these is exactly divisible by 8 and by 12.... | |
| Frank H. Hall - Arithmetic - 1896 - 296 pages
...number contains all the prime factors of that number and some other integral factor or factors. 26. **A common multiple of two or more numbers is a number that is exactly divisible by each of them.** 24 and 48 and 72 are common multiples of 8 and 12. Each of these is exactly divisible by 8 and by 12.... | |
| Wilbur Fisk Nichols - Arithmetic - 1898 - 146 pages
...by another number is a multiple of it. 3. Name some numbers that are divisible by both 4 and 6. 4. **A common multiple of two or more numbers is a number that is** divisible by all of the given numbers. 5. What is the least common multiple of 3, 4, and 6 ? 6. The... | |
| George Edward Atwood - Arithmetic - 1899 - 388 pages
...COMMON MULTIPLE. 66. A Multiple of a number is a number that is exactly divisible by that number. 67. **A Common Multiple of two or more numbers is a number that is exactly divisible by each of them.** 68. The Least Common Multiple of two or more numbers is the smallest number that is exactly divisible... | |
| John Appley Ferrell - Arithmetic - 1901 - 432 pages
...number that contains that number an integral number of times. Thus, 24-=- 12=2. 24 is a multiple of 12. **A Common Multiple of two or more numbers is a number that is** a multiple of each of them. Thus, 24-5-6=4. 24+8=3. A Divisor of a number is a number that will divide... | |
| George Edward Atwood - Arithmetic - 1901 - 154 pages
...Multiple of a number is a number that is exactly divisible by that number. 48. A Common Multiple of **numbers is a number that is exactly divisible by each of them.** 70 is a common multiple of 5 and 7. 49. The Least Common Multiple of numbers is the smallest number... | |
| William Estabrook Chancellor - Arithmetic - 1901 - 154 pages
...MULTIPLE A multiple of a number is a number that is exactly divisible by it. 12 is a multiple of 3. **A common multiple of two or more numbers is a number that** can be exactly divided by each of them. 32 is a multiple of 8 and 16. The least common multiple of... | |
| Eugene L. Dubbs - Arithmetic - 1901 - 462 pages
...is a number that can be exactly divided by it. Thus, 35 is a multiple of 7, because 35 -=- 7 = 5. 2. **A common multiple of two or more numbers is a number that** can be exactly divided by each of them. Thus, 36 is a common multiple of 6 and 9. 3. The least common... | |
| David Martin Sensenig, Robert Franklin Anderson - Arithmetic - 1902 - 376 pages
...contains the given number as a measure. Thus, 15 is a multiple of 5, since 15 contains 5 as a measure. 94. **A Common Multiple of two or more numbers is a number that** contains each of them as a measure. Thus, 36 is a common multiple of 6 and 9, since it contains each... | |
| Nehemiah Hawkins - Machine-shop practice - 1903 - 362 pages
...it is any product of which the given number is a factor. Thus, 12 is a multiple of 6 ; 15 of 5, etc. **A COMMON MULTIPLE of two or more numbers is a number that is exactly divisible by each of them.** Thus, 12, 24, 36 and 48 are multiples of 4 and 6. THE LEAST COMMON MULTIPLE of two or more numbers... | |
| |