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
| George E. Mercer - Arithmetic - 1909 - 312 pages
...multiple of a number is another number that exactly contains it. 12, 18, and 42 are multiples of 6. **A common multiple of two or more numbers is a number that** exactly contains each of them. 84 is a common multiple of 2 and 7. The least common multiple (LCM)... | |
| Joseph Victor Collins - Algebra - 1911 - 330 pages
...LOWEST COMMON MULTIPLE 95. A common multiple of two or more integral quantities is an integral quantity **that is exactly divisible by each of them. The lowest common multiple** (1. cm) of two or more integral quantities is that quantity of smallest coefficient and lowest degree... | |
| Samuel Hamilton - Arithmetic - 1913 - 328 pages
...COMMON MULTIPLE Oral Work 1. Name a number that contains 3 and 4 a whole number of times ; 4 and 5. **A common multiple of two or more numbers is a number that** can be divided exactly by each of them. Thus, 24 is a common multiple of 3 and 4. 2. Name the least... | |
| Clarence Monroe Bookman - Arithmetic - 1914 - 268 pages
...wide. Boards of what length under 15 ft. can be used to fence it without waste ? (1 rod = 16| ft.) 50. **A common multiple of two or more numbers is a number that** can be divided by each of them without a remainder; thus, 24 is a common multiple of 2, 3, and 4. 51.... | |
| George E. Mercer, Mabel Bonsall - Arithmetic - 1914 - 324 pages
...multiple of a number is another number that exactly contains it. 12, 18, and 42 are multiples of 6. **A common multiple of two or more numbers is a number that** exactly contains each of them. 84 is a common multiple of 2 and 7. The least common multiple (LCM)... | |
| Charles Ernest Chadsey - 1914 - 276 pages
...can be divided by either eight or four, and for this reason it is called a common multi-pie of them. **A common multiple of two or more numbers is a number that** can be divided exactly by either or any of them. Is four a multiple of two and four? Is twelve? Is... | |
| Franklin Sherman Hoyt, Harriet E. Peet - Arithmetic - 1915 - 378 pages
...interest computed on the basis of 30 days to the month and 3tiO days to the year. Common multiple. **A common multiple of two or more numbers is a number that is** divisible by each of the numbers. Example : 30 is a common multiple of 10 and li Common stock. Common... | |
| Harry Anson Finney, Joseph Clifton Brown - Business mathematics - 1916 - 506 pages
...120, 40. 10. 121, 88, 242, 11. Find the gcd of 8 ft, and 12 ft. 12. Find the gcd of $ 48 and $ 60. **A common multiple of two or more numbers is a number that is** a multiple of each of them. It is therefore divisible by each of them. The least common multiple of... | |
| Charles Gerard White, Pitt Payson Colgrove - Arithmetic - 1916 - 364 pages
...(20) 64, 160, 640, 320 (7) 16, 72 (14) 32, 48, 128 (21) 32, 90, 360, 160 LEAST COMMON MULTIPLE 53. **A common multiple of two or more numbers is a number that is** evenly divisible by each of them. Thus 36 is a common multiple of 4 and 6. 64. The least common multiple... | |
| Samuel Hamilton - Arithmetic - 1917 - 410 pages
...9. 42, 84,175 5. 84, 252, 512 10. 17, 68, 85 6. 21, 48, 78 11. 432, 720, 864 LEAST COMMON MULTIPLE **A common multiple of two or more numbers is a number that is exactly divisible by each of them** ; thus, 36 is a common multiple of 6 and 9. The least common multiple (1. cm) of two or more numbers... | |
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