16 4Al Every composite number, it lias been shown, may be resolved into prime factors. ... then divide the quotient in the same way, and thus continue the operation till a quotient is obtained which can be divided by no number greater than 1.

Title | : | HIGHER ARITHMETIC; OR THE SCIENCE AND APPLICATION OF NUMBERS; COMBINING THE ANALYTIC AND SYTHERIC MODES OF INSTRUCTION. |

Author | : | JAMES B. THOMSON |

Publisher | : | - 1847 |

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