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 ## The Normal Standard Arithmetic: By Analysis and Induction, Designed for ...

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... ## Robinson's New Higher Arithmetic: For High Schools, Academies, and ...

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... ## The Normal Rudiments of Arithmetic: Oral and Written, Designed for Primary ...

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... ## The United Service, Volume 17

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... ## A Supplement to Accompany the Advanced Arithmetic in the California State Series

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... ## Lippincott's Elementary Arithmetic: Embracing the Science and Practical ...

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... ## The New Elementary Arithmetic

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... ## New High School Question Book: Embracing the Studies Usually Pursued in High ...

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.... 