Using coordinate geometry to find the GCD and LCM of two numbers a & b
Patel, Tejash (2018) Using coordinate geometry to find the GCD and LCM of two numbers a & b. At Right Angles, 7 (1). pp. 5859. ISSN 25821873

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Abstract
Let a, b be natural numbers. If we plot the point (a, b) on a square grid and draw the line joining (0, 0) to (a, b), then the GCD of a and b is given by the number of grid points on this line decreased by 1.
Item Type:  Articles in APF Magazines  

Authors:  Patel, Tejash  
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Uncontrolled Keywords:  Natural Numbers, LCM, HCF, Coordinate Geometry, Lattice Points, Visualization, Representation  
Subjects:  Natural Sciences > Mathematics  
Divisions:  Azim Premji University > University Publications > At Right Angles  
Full Text Status:  Public  
URI:  http://publications.azimpremjiuniversity.edu.in/id/eprint/1319  
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