| 1842
...once, divide the greater term by the less, and the divisor by the remainder ; and so on, dividing each **divisor by the last remainder till nothing remains. The last divisor is the** number by which, if the numerator and denominator of the fraction be divided, the lowest term will... | |
| Charles Bathurst (schoolmaster.) - 1842
...cases. CASE 1. To reduce a fraction to its lowest terms. RULE. Divide the greater term of the fraction **by the less, and that divisor by the remainder, and so on,** dividing each divisor by the remainder till nothing remains; then divide both the numerator and denominator... | |
| Lewis Joerres - 1842 - 162 páginas
...23. "Divide the greater number by the smaller and this divisor by the remainder, and thus continue **dividing the last divisor by the last remainder till nothing remains; the** divisor last used will be the number required. Example. — What is the greatestcommon measure of 918,... | |
| Nathan Daboll - 1843 - 240 páginas
...lowest terms. RULE. 1. Find a comr-.on measure, by dividing the greater term by the less, and this **divisor by the remainder, and so on, always dividing...remainder, till nothing remains ; the last divisor is** thu common measure.* Й. Divide both of the terms of the fraction by ttie common measure, and the quotients... | |
| Nathan Daboll - 1843 - 240 páginas
...fold the greatest common divisor of two numbers RULE. Divide the greater number by the less, and this **divisor by the remainder, and so on, always dividing...the last divisor by the last remainder till nothing** remain ; and the last divisor will be the common divisor. EXAMPLES. We q number by the least, and the... | |
| mrs. Henry Ayres - 1843 - 446 páginas
...term of the fraction by the less ; then divide the divisor by the remainder, and continue to divide **the last divisor by the last remainder till nothing...remains ; the last divisor is the greatest common** measure. When the last divisor is 1, the fraction has no common measure, but is already in its lowest... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - 1845 - 288 páginas
...numbers : Divide the greater number by the smaller, and this divisor by the remainder, and thus continue **dividing the last divisor by the last remainder, till nothing remains. The** divisor last used will be Ike number required. What is the greatest common measure of 918 and 1944?... | |
| mrs. Henry Ayres - 1846
...term of the fraction by the less ; then divide the divisor by the remainder, and continue to divide **the last divisor by the last remainder till nothing remains: the last divisor is the greatest common** measure. When the last divisor is 1, the fraction has no common measure, but is already in its lowest... | |
| Almon Ticknor - 1846 - 264 páginas
...or more numbers. RULE. 1. If there be two numbers • only, divide the greater by the less, and this **divisor by the remainder, and so on, always dividing the last divisor by the** remainder, till nothing remains, then. will the last divisor be the greatest common measure required.... | |
| Frederick Emerson - 1846 - 216 páginas
...Divide the greater number by the smaller, then divide the divisor by the remainder; and thus continue **dividing the last divisor by the last remainder, till nothing remains. The** divisor used last of all, will be the greatest common divisor. • 3. Find the greatest common divisor... | |
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