(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

al(bc), then either alb or alc

I'm trying to explain why this is true.

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

a divides bc.

a divides b or a divides c is true because b is just a multiple of c and a will still be a factor.

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# Homework Help: Al(bc), then either alb or alc

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