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# What is the greatest common multiple of 3 and 12?

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It is infinite but the lowest is 12 Wiki User

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### Greatest common multiple of 3 and 4?

There is no 'greatest common multiple' of any two numbers. You can keep multiplying towards infinity and you will never reach a maximum. You may either be thinking of... ...the least common multiple of 3 and 4, which is 12. ...the greatest common denominator of 3 and 4, which is 1.

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### How do you use greatest common factor and least common multiple in a statement?

2,4,6,8,10,12 3,6,9,12,15 12 is in 3 and 12 is in 2

### What are the greatest common factor and least common multiple of 12 and 15?

The GCF of 12 and 15 is 3, and the LCM is 60.

### What is the greatest common factor and the least common multiple of 9 and 12?

The GCF of 9 and 12 is 3. The LCM of 9 and 12 is 36.

### How can you find the greatest common multiple of 12 24 and 30?

There is no greatest common multiple: for whatever value you say is the greatest I can always add their lowest common multiple and get an even greater common multiple.There is a greatest common FACTOR and a LOWEST common multiple:gcf(12, 24, 30) = 6lcm(12, 24, 30) = 120Using the factorisation method:12 = 2^2 x 324 = 2^3 x 330 = 2 x 3 x 5hcf = 2 x 3 = 6lcm = 2^3 x 3 x 5 = 120

### What is the Greatest common multiple of 33 and 6?

The Greatest common multiple of 33 and 6 is 3.

### How do you know whether to use the greatest common factor or the least common multiple to solve a problem?

the least common multiple is what the numbers you are using divide into. e.g. 3 and 6 have 12 as the common factor. the greatest common factor is what divides into your numbers. 6 and 9 have 3 as the greatest common factor

### What is least common multiple of 36 and the greatest common factor is 3?

Two such numbers are 3 and 36, also 9 and 12.