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A divisor is the number that does the dividing... FOr example: 6/3=2 (/ represents the division symbol) 3 is the divisor... A multiple is kind of like a pattern with times tables.... for example, 3,6, 9, 12,15.18,21 etc. 6,9,12,15,18, and 21 are all divisible by three.

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What is the difference between a divisor and a multiple?

3 x 2 = 6 ... So 6 is a multiple of 3, (and 6 is a multiple of 2), because 3 can be multiplied by an integer (whole number) to equal 6.6 / 3 = 2 ... So 3 is a divisor of 6, (and 2 is a divisor of 6), because 6 can be divided by 3 to equal an integer.

What is the difference between a divisor and dividend?

Divisor: the number by which a dividend is divided Dividend: a number to be divided

What is the difference between the gcf and gcd?

If that's greatest common factor and greatest common divisor, there is no difference between them.

Is divisor a synonym for multiple?

No. Divisor is the same as factor.

Factor divisor multiple product divisible by statements to make a mathematical sentence?

A product (multiple) is divisible by a factor (divisor)

What is the opposite of a multiple?

A factor or a divisor.

What do divisor multiple and factor have in common?


Is any divisor of a whole number is greater than any multiple of a whole number?

9, a divisor of 18, is greater than 4, a multiple of 2.

When division of 2 numbers leaves a remainder 0then the dividend is called the of the divisor?

It is called a multiple of the divisor.

What is the difference between MCD'S and LCD's?

I think you meant LCD's and GCD's. GCD (Greatest Common Divisor) It is the largest positive integer that divides the numbers without a remainder. LCD (Lowest Common Denominator) It is the smallest positive integer that is a multiple of the denominators.

What is the difference of greatest common factor and the greatest common divisor?

No difference.

What is the greatest common divisor and the least common multiple of 50 and 75?

The Greatest Common Divisor (GCD) for 50 75 is 25.The Least Common Multiple (LCM) for 50 75 is 150.