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Posted by **anonymous** on Thursday, February 17, 2011 at 7:11pm.

Show that 1,078 and 3,315 are relatively prime.

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When finding the factors of 841, what is the largest factor you would have to test? What theorem supports this?

Find the LCM of the numbers 24 and 32 by using:

a. the listing multiples method.

b. the prime factorization method.

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Explain how you know

You know that a number is divisible by 6 if it is divisible by both 3 and 2. So why isn’t a number divisible by 8 if it is divisible by both 4 and 2?

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have? (Hint: List the factors of the numbers.)

Give two more numbers that have this characteristic.

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Give evidence to support your conclusion.

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**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, February 17, 2011 at 7:20pmHow would you like us to help you with this assignment?

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**Anonymous**, Thursday, February 17, 2011 at 7:30pm1078=2 * 7 * 7 * 11

3315=3 * 5 * 13 * 17

This two numers haven't common divisors.

Thats why 1,078 and 3,315 are relatively prime

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**HannahLove**, Monday, August 8, 2011 at 7:15pm57 percent of 500

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