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. The Complete Arithmetic - Page 83
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Zadock Thompson - Arithmetic - 1832 - 168 pages
...measure, of two or more numbers, is a number which will divide each of them without a remainder. 7. The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers, is the greatest number which will divide those numbers severally without a remainder. 8. Two or more fractions are... ## The Youth's Assistant in Theoretic[!] and Practical Arithmetic ...

Zadock Thompson - Arithmetic - 1832 - 168 pages
...measure, of two or more numbers, is a number which will divide each of them without a remainder. 7. The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers, is the greatest number which will divide those numbers severally without a remainder. 8. Two or more fractions are... ## A New System of Arithmetic, on the Cancelling Plan: Embracing the Rules of ...

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...a number which will divide each of them without a remainder — 4 is the common measure of ¥f. Q. The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers, is the greatest number which will divide those numbers without a remainder. Thus, 12 is the greatest common measure... ## A New System of Arithmetic, on the Cancelling Plan: Embracing the Rules of ...

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...is a number which will divide each of them without a remainder. 4 is the common measure of £§. 7. The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers, is the greatest number which will divide those numbers without a remainder. Thus, 12 is the greatest common measure... ## Practical Arithmetic: Uniting the Inductive with the Synthetic Mode ..., Book 5

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...number which will divide them without a remainder. Thus, 2 is a common divisor of 4, 6, 8, 12, 16. 93. The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers, is the greatest number which will divide them. without a remainder. Thus, 6 is the greatest common divisor of 12, 18,... ## Practical Arithmetic, Uniting the Inductive with the Synthetic Mode of ...

James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1846 - 336 pages
...which will divide them without a remainder. Thus 2 is a common divisor of 4, 6, 8, 12, 16, &c. 93. The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers, is the greatest number which will divide them without a remainder. Thus 6 is the greatest common divisor of 12, 18,... ## Practical Arithmetic: Uniting the Inductive with the Synthetic Mode of ...

James Bates Thomson - Arithmetic - 1846 - 336 pages
...which will divide them without a remainder. Thus 2 is a common divisor of 4, 6, 8, 12, 16, &c. 98. The Greatest Common Divisor of two or more numbers, is the greatest number which will divide them .without a remainder. Thus 6 is the greatest common divisor of 12, 18,... ## An Elementary Arithmetic ...: Serving as an Introduction to the Higher ...

George Roberts Perkins - Arithmetic - 1846 - 258 pages
...numerator^ond denominator by the tame number, does not alter its value. GREATEST COMMON DIVISOR. 69. The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers, is the greatest number which will divide them without any remainder. Let us endeavor to find the greatest common divisor... ## Higher Arithmetic: Or, The Science and Application of Numbers: Combining the ...

James Bates Thomson - 1847 - 422 pages
...will divide each of them without a remainder. Thus 2 is a common divisor of 6, 8, 12, 16, 18, &c. 167. The greatest common divisor of two or more numbers, is the greatest number which will divide them without a remainder. Thus 6 is the greatest common divisor of 12, 18,... 