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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...took my pay in butter at 40 cents a pound ; how many pounds did I receive ? 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... ## Audels New Marine Engineers Guide: A Practical Treatise on Marine Engines ...

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...one. An Exact Divisor of a number is a whole number that will divide that number without a remainder. The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest number that will divide each of them exactly. A Multiple of a number is any number exactly divisible... ## Applied Mathematics for Junior High Schools and High Schools

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...fractions : Exercise Express as whole or mixed numbers the following fractions : Greatest Common Divisor The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest number that is exactly contained in all of them. It is also called the highest common factor. Thus,... ## Vocational Arithmetic

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...number which is contained an exact number of times in each of them. 3 is a common divisor of 21 and 48. The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest number which is contained an exact number of times in each of them. 12 is the GCD (greatest common... ## The International Operating Engineer, Volumes 27-28

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...DIVISOR. A COMMON DIVISOR of two or more numbers is a number that will exactly divide each of them. The GREATEST COMMON DIVISOR of two or more numbers is the greatest number that will exactly divide each of them. NUMBERS PRIME TO EACH OTHER are such as have no common... 