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Hi everyone, what does it mean when they say x is evenly divided by y?
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Hi everyone, what does it mean when they say x is evenly divided by y?
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ParthKohliBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
This means that \(x\) is \(\textbf{divisible}\) by \(y\).
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ParthKohliBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
If you want a rigorous definition,\[\text{x is evenly divided by y}\implies x = ny \wedge n \in \mathbb{Z}\]
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ParthKohliBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
For example, 4 is divisible by 2. 6 is divisible by 3. 100 is divisible by 25. etc
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imron07Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@ParthKohli : Heheh, thanks. I thought the word "evenly" has something to do with even number :)
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imron07Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@ParthKohli : Z is integer?
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ParthKohliBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
Yeah, \(\mathbb{Z}\) is the set of integers in set theory.
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jiteshmeghwal9Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
it is said that y is a factor of x
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