Books Books The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest number that will exactly divide each of them. Thu4, 18 is the greatest, common divisor of 36 and 54, since it is the greatest number that will divide each of them without a remainder. Fish's Arithmetic Number Two: Oral and Written, Upon the Inductive Method - Page 74
by Daniel W. Fish - 1883 - 352 pages ## Introduction to The National Arithmetic: On the Inductive System Combining ...

Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1849 - 336 pages
...the commontdiv- isor of 8, 16, 24, 48, 64, 96, 108, and 144 ? THE GREATEST COMMON DIVISOR. ART. 133. The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest number that will divide each of them without a remainder. ART. 134* To find the greatest common divisor... ## An Elemtary Arithmetic ...: Serving as an Introduction to the Higher ...

George Roberts Perkins - Arithmetic - 1849 - 347 pages
...denominator by the same number does not alter the value of the fraction. GREATEST COMMON DIVISOR. 3<\$. The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers, is the greatest number which will divide them without any remainder. Before proceeding to find the greatest common... ## A New System of Arithmetic on an Improved Plan

Charles Guilford Burnham - 1850 - 352 pages
...is a number which will divide each of them without a remainder. 4 is the common measure of Jf . 7. The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers, is the greatest number which will divide those numbers without a remainder. Thus, 12 is the greatest common measure... ## An Elementary Arithmetic Serving as an Introduction to the Higher Arithmetic

George Roberts Perkins - Arithmetic - 1850 - 372 pages
...denominator by the same number does not alter the value of the fraction. GREATEST COMMON DIVISOR. 33. The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers, is the greatest number which will divide them without any remainder. Before proceeding to find the greatest common... ## School Arithmetic: Analytical and Practical

Charles Davies - 1852 - 346 pages
...number which is divisible by 3. 7. 10 divides any number ending in 0. GREATEST COMMON DIVISOR. 130. The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers, is the greatest number which will divide each of them, separately, without a remainder. Thus, 6 is the greatest common... ## Indroduction to the National Arithmetic ...

Benjamin Greenleaf - 1854 - 340 pages
...common divisor of 8, 16, 24, 48, 64, 96, 128, and 144 ? Ans. 4. THE GREATEST COMMON DIVISOR. ART. 133. The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest number that will divide each of them without a remainder. ART. 134. To find the greatest common divisor... ## The Popular Educator, Volume 2

1856 - 418 pages
...which will divide each of them without a remainder. Thus 2 is a common divisor of 6, 8, 12, 16, 18, &c. The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers, is the greatest number which will divide them without a remainder. Thus б is the greatest common divisor of 12, 18,... ## The American Philosophical Arithmetic: Designed for the Use of Advanced ...

John Fair Stoddard - Arithmetic - 1856 - 312 pages
...common divisors of 60, 120, and 180. GREATEST COMMON MEASCRE. ART. 89. The GREATEST COMMON mensu.rt, or the GREATEST common divisor of two or more numbers, is the greatest number that is contained in each of them a whole number of times without a remainder. Thus, 7 is the... ## Practical Arithmetic, by Induction and Analysis

Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1857 - 348 pages
...numbers, is a number that will divide each without a remainder ; thus, 2 is a common divisor of 12 and 18. The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers, is the greatest number that will divide each withe-it a remainder ; thus, 6 is the greatest common divisor of 12 and... 