| Geography - 1867
...without a remainder. Thus, 2 is a common measure of 6, 8, 12, 18. 30, etc. The greatest common measure **of two or more numbers is the greatest number which will divide** them all without a remainder. Thus, 9 is tho greatest common measure (or, as it is sometimes written... | |
| Zadock Thompson - Arithmetic - 1826 - 164 pages
...numbers, is a number which will divide each of them without a remainder. The greatest common measure **of two, or more numbers, is the greatest number which...divide those numbers severally without a remainder.** The common multiple of two, or more numbers, is a number which may be divided by each of those numbers... | |
| Zadock Thompson - Arithmetic - 1832 - 168 pages
...fraction ; as, J of J. 5. A mixed number is a whole number and a fraction written together, as 12J, **and 6J (23). 6. A common divisor, or common measure,...8. Two or more fractions are said to have a common** denominator, when the denominator of ej£h is the same number (25). 9. A common multiple of two or... | |
| Zadock Thompson - Arithmetic - 1832 - 168 pages
...together, as 12i, and 6J (23). 6. A common divisor, or common measure, of two or more numhers, is a numher **which will divide each of them without a remainder. 7. The greatest common divisor of two or more** numhers, is the greatest number which will divide those numhers severally without a remainder. 8. Two... | |
| Charles Guilford Burnham - Arithmetic - 1837 - 256 pages
...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,...the greatest number which will divide those numbers** without a remainder. Thus, 12 is the greatest common measure of £f . 7. Two or more fractions are... | |
| Charles Guilford Burnham - Arithmetic - 1841 - 312 pages
...numbers, 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,...the greatest number which will divide those numbers** without a remainder. Thus, 12 is the greatest common measure of ^f. 8. Two or more fractions are said... | |
| James Wood - Algebra - 1845 - 287 pages
...is left : the last divisor is the greatest common measure required. DBF. The Greatest Common Measure **of two or more numbers is the greatest number which will divide** each of them without remainder. To find the greatest common measure of 189 and 224. 189) 224 (I 189... | |
| 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 of 360 and 276. It... | |
| 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, and 24. Oss. 1. One number... | |
| 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, and 24. Oss. 1. One number... | |
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