| John Henry Walsh - Arithmetic - 1908 - 314 pages
...as one divisor. 1. 24 and 36 4. 42 and 84 7. 21 and 63 2. 18 and 27 5. 16 and 56 8. 36 and 56 539. **The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** number that will exactly divide each. 540. Find the greatest common divisor of 84, 126, and 168. 84... | |
| George F. Cole - 1909 - 368 pages
...of 63 and 21. Write the next larger divisor of 63 and 21. Write the greatest divisor of 63 and 21. **The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** number that will divide each of them exactly (without a remainder) . Tell from inspection the greatest... | |
| Fletcher Durell, Elizabeth Hall - Arithmetic - 1911 - 440 pages
...number which will exactly divide the given numbers. Give an example of a common divisor of two numbers. **The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** number that will exactly divide all the given numbers. "Greatest common divisor" is often shortened... | |
| Gustavus Sylvester Kimball - Business mathematics - 1911 - 444 pages
...127. A common divisor of two or more numbers is a number that will exactly divide each of them. 128. **The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** number that will exactly divide each of them. Thus, 8 is the greatest common divisor of 16, and 24;... | |
| John William Hopkins, Patrick Healy Underwood - Arithmetic - 1912 - 282 pages
...two or more numbers is said to be common to those numbers. Thus, 2 is a common factor of 8 and 12. **The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** factor common to the numbers. Thus, 4 is the greatest common divisor of 8 and 12; MEASURES AND MULTIPLES... | |
| William Russell Will - Business mathematics - 1913 - 316 pages
...a common divisor of 21, 35 and 56, as 7 is an exact divisor, or common factor, of each of them. 65. **The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** exact divisor of each of them. Thus, while 2 is a common divisor of 24, 40 and 56, it is not the greatest... | |
| John Alexander Luman - Arithmetic - 1914 - 366 pages
...DIVISOR 162. A common divisor of several numbers is a number that will exactly divide each of them. 153. **The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** number that will exactly divide each of them. 154. A number is an exact divisor of only such other... | |
| William Henry Dooley - Mathematics - 1915 - 364 pages
...how many days will it take 18 men, working 8 hours a day, to do the work ? Greatest Common Divisor **The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** number that will exactly divide each of the numbers. To find the greatest common divisor of two or... | |
| Harry Anson Finney, Joseph Clifton Brown - Business mathematics - 1916 - 316 pages
...is a factor of two or more numbers is called a common divisor, or a common factor of those numbers. **The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** factor common to the numbers. " Greatest common divisor" is usually expressed as gcd Example. Find... | |
| Charles Gerard White, Pitt Payson Colgrove - Arithmetic - 1916 - 368 pages
...evenly divides each of them. Name a common divisor of 16 and 24; of 15 and 40; of 27, 36 and 60. 50. **The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** number that will evenly divide each of them. It is the product of all their common prime factors. 51.... | |
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