How do you find the GCF of 42 and 56?
1 Answer
Jan 4, 2017
Answer:
The GCF of
Explanation:
One method for finding the GCF of two numbers goes as follows:

Divide the larger number by the smaller to get a quotient and remainder.

If the remainder is
#0# then the smaller number is the GCF. 
Otherwise repeat with the remainder and the smaller number.
So in our example:
#56 / 42 = 1" "# with remainder#14#
#42 / 14 = 3" "# with remainder#0#
So the GCF of