Here is a problem :

Prove if gcd (a,b) = e then gcd (a, b/e)= 1

Hint : use the fact that gcd(a,bc)= gcd(a,b) gcd(a,c)

Please help me I am lost

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- October 23rd 2011, 10:07 AMtarekshaMath proof regarding gcd
Here is a problem :

Prove if gcd (a,b) = e then gcd (a, b/e)= 1

Hint : use the fact that gcd(a,bc)= gcd(a,b) gcd(a,c)

Please help me I am lost - October 23rd 2011, 10:17 AMalexmahoneRe: Math proof regarding gcd
- October 23rd 2011, 10:25 AMtarekshaRe: Math proof regarding gcd