| Edward Brooks - Arithmetic - 1895 - 426 pages
...numbers is a number that exactly divides each of them. Thus, 4 is a common divisor of 16 and 20. 105. **The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** number that exactly divides each of them. PRINCIPLES. 1. A common factor of two or more numbers is... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1895 - 526 pages
...A Common Divisor of two or more numbers is a number that will exactly divide each of them. • 219. **The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** number that will exactly divide each of them. 220. Numbers Prime to each other are such as have no... | |
| Edward Brooks - Arithmetic - 1895 - 248 pages
...each of them. Thus, 4 is a common divisor of 16 and 24, since it exactly divides each of them. 62. **The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** exact divisor of each of them. Thus, 18 is the greatest common divisor of 36 and 54, since it is the... | |
| Military art and science - 1897 - 354 pages
..."GREATEST COMMON DIVISOR. "In speaking of the greatest common divisor you must always remember that **the greatest common divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** that exactly divides each of them, and numbers are said to be prime to each other when they have no... | |
| Amos W. Plummer - Arithmetic - 1898 - 104 pages
...Illustrate. A common divisor of two or more numbers will divide each of them ; as, 3, of 12, 15, and 21. **The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** number that will divide each of them; as, 9 is the greatest common divisor of 18, 36, and 45. The gcf... | |
| James Morgan Rawlins - Arithmetic - 1899 - 300 pages
...numbers exactly divides each of them. | becomes ^ by dividing both terms by their common divisor 3. 3. **The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** number that exactly divides each of them. T«j becomes J by dividing both terms by their greatest common... | |
| George Edward Atwood - Arithmetic - 1899 - 392 pages
...60. A Common Divisor of two or more numbers is a number that is an exact divisor of each of them. 61. **The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** number that is an exact divisor of each of them. 62. Numbers are prime to each other when they have... | |
| John Williston Cook, Nebraska Cropsey - Arithmetic - 1899 - 328 pages
...greatest common divisor of these numbers. What is the greatest common divisor of 30, 45, 60, and 90 ? 32. **The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** exact divisor of each of them. The product of all the prime factors common to two or more numbers is... | |
| W. H. F. Henry - Questions and answers - 1899 - 440 pages
...numbers is a common integral factor; that is, a Whole number which exactly divides each of the numbers. **The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** whole number which will exactly divide each of them. 117. Define Composite and Prime Numbers, respectively.... | |
| John Marvin Colaw, John Kelley Elkwood - Arithmetic - 1900 - 450 pages
...Hence the volume = f (1000 + 640 + V'l000 x 640) cu. ft. = 4880 cu. ft. GREATEST COMMON DIVISOR. 559. **The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** number that exactly divides each of them. Thus, 7 is the greatest common divisor of 21, 35, and 42.... | |
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