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
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...common divisor of two or more numbers is any number greater than 1 that exactly divides each of them. The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest number that exactly divides each of them. Numbers that have no common divisor are said to be prime... ## Children's Arithmetic by Grades: Intermediate principles. Third book, fourth ...

William Estabrook Chancellor - Arithmetic - 1901 - 154 pages
...is a common divisor or factor of 9, 27, and 81. 3 divides each of these numbers without remainder. The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest number that exactly divides each of them. 9 is the greatest common divisor of 9, 27, and 81. 9 is the... ## American Handy-book of the Brewing, Malting and Auxiliary Trades ...

Robert Wahl, Max Henius - Brewing - 1902 - 1266 pages
...Divisor" of two or more numbers is a divisor of each of them, and also a common factor of each of them. The "Greatest Common Divisor" of two or more numbers...and is the product of all the common prime factors. To And the greatest common divisor of two or more numbers: Resolve the given numbers into their prime... ## Arithmetic: Intermediate : Essential Principles

William Estabrook Chancellor - Arithmetic - 1902 - 264 pages
...common divisor of two or more numbers is any number greater than 1 that exactly divides each of them. The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest number that exactly divides each of them. Numbers that have no common divisor are said to be prime... ## The Advanced Machinist: A Practical and Educational Treatise, with Illustrations

Nehemiah Hawkins - Machine-shop practice - 1903 - 362 pages
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John Henry Moore - Business mathematics - 1904 - 406 pages
...that number. 128 A common divisor of two or more numbers is any exact divisor, of those numbers. 129. The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest exact divisor common to those numbers. 130. Numbers having no common divisor or factor are said to... ## The New Business Arithmetic: A Treatise on Commercial Calculations

Orville Marcellus Powers - Business mathematics - 1906 - 384 pages
...DIVISOR 71. A Common Divisor of two or more numbers is a number that will divide them integrally. 72. The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest number that will divide them integrally, or is the product of all their common prime factors. Numbers... ## The Art of Railroading: Or, The Technique of Modern Transportation, Volume 6

Calvin Franklin Swingle, Frederick John Prior - Air-brakes - 1906 - 678 pages
...divisible by one. An Exact Divisor is a whole number which will divide another number without a remainder. The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest number which will divide each of the numbers exactly. A Multiple of a number is any number exactly... ## Elementary School Mathematics by Grades: Intermediate principles. Fourth book

William Estabrook Chancellor - Arithmetic - 1906 - 164 pages
...is a common divisor or factor of 9, 27, and 81. 3 divides each of these numbers without remainder. The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest number that exactly divides each of them. The GCD is the highest common factor. 9 is the greatest common... 