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The greatest common factor of a prime and a composite number is 1 if the composite number is not divisible by the Prime number.

37 is a prime number and 50 is a composite number. Also, 50 is not divisible by 37 therefore GCF = 1.

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โˆ™ 2015-07-28 21:45:23

The GCF is 1.

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