| Horatio Nelson Robinson - 1888 - 372 pages
...96. A Common Divisor of two or more numbers is a number that will exactly divide each of them. 97. **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... | |
| Warren H. Sadler - 1888 - 426 pages
...71. A Common Divisor of two or more numbers is any number that will exactly divide each of them. 72. **The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** number that will exactly divide each of them. REM.— When numbers have no common divisor except 1,... | |
| Edward Sylvester Ellis - Arithmetic - 1889 - 196 pages
...thus, 6 is a common divisor of 12, 18, 24 ; and 3 is a common divisor of 9, 15, 24, 36. ART. 76. — **The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** exact divisor of each of them ; thus, 8 is the greatest common divisor of 16, 24, and 32 ; and 12 is... | |
| Edward Sylvester Ellis - Arithmetic - 1889 - 370 pages
...thus, 4 is a common divisor of 12, 20, 24; and 5 is a common divisor of 15, 25, 30, 35. ART. 88. — **The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** exact divisor of each of them ; thus, 9 is the greatest common divisor of 18, 27, and 36 ; and 15 is... | |
| Caton's national business college, Buffalo, N.Y. - 1889 - 332 pages
...69. A Common Divisor of two or more numbers is any number that will exactly divide each of them. 70. **The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** number that will exactly divide each of them. REM. — When numbers have no common divisor except 1,... | |
| Charles Austin Hobbs - Arithmetic - 1889 - 374 pages
...A common divisor of two or more numbers is a number that will be contained exactly in each of them. **The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** number that will be contained exactly in each of them. For example, 3 and 4 are common divisors of... | |
| Warren H. Sadler, William Russell Will - Business mathematics - 1890 - 318 pages
...69. A Common Divisor of two or more numbers is any number that will exactly divide each of them. 70. **The G-reatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** number that will exactly divide each of them. REM. — When numbers hare no common divisor except 1,... | |
| John Edward King - Business mathematics - 1891 - 252 pages
...exactly divide each of them without a remainder; thus, 3 is a common divisor of 6, 9, 12 and 15. 136. **The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** number that will divide each of the nnmbers without a remainder; thus, 6 is the greatest common divisor... | |
| John Groesbeck - 1891 - 426 pages
...work of 15 boys, how many men's work will equal the work of 45 boys ? THE GREATEST COMMON DIVISOR. 37. **The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers is the greatest** number that will divide each of them without a remainder. 38. To find the greatest common divisor of... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1894 - 206 pages
...numbers is a number that will exactly divide each of them. Thus, 4 is a common divisor of 16 and 20. 74. **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 8, 16, 24,... | |
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