Greatest Common Divisor Calculator

Greatest common factor

The Greatest common factor (GCF), also known as the Greatest common divisor (GCD), is learned in elementary school by every child. Many young programmers start doing this exercise to gain more problem-solving skills. Although this math problem is not so hard, not so many people know how to solve it.

Frequently asked questions

  1. What is the definition of a divisor?

    A divisor of a number is considered another number that the first can divide evenly.

    For example, the greatest common divisor for 24 and 16 is 8.

  2. What algorithm can give us the greatest common divisor?

    The Euclidean algorithm is the most used.