Problems involving the addition and subtraction of unlike fractions.
5 5 x 7 = 35 The LCM is 35.
Least Common Multiple (LCM) for 8 42 is 168.
1 can only be an LCM (least common multiple) if the numbers you're trying to find an LCM for are 1 and 1. LCM cannot be smaller than the largest of the numbers you're using.
The LCM is used to convert unlike rational fraction to like fractions so that they can be added or subtracted. Any common multiple will do so the LCM is not that important. However, using the LCM will ensure that the numbers that you have to deal with are as small as they can be.
The LCM is 12.
Anything having to do with adding or subtracting unlike fractions.
Finding the GCF will help in simplifying fractions. Finding the LCM will help in adding and subtracting fractions.
Finding the LCM will make adding and subtracting fractions easier.
The LCM is 1,890
In these types of problems, the numbers can also be the answer. 3 and 30 have a GCF of 3 and an LCM of 30. Since the product of the GCF and LCM of two numbers is the same as the product of the numbers, you could also use another factor pair of 90, like 6 and 15.
The LCM of these numbers is 75. LCM is Least common multiple.
Two or more numbers are needed to find the LCM
The LCM of 54 and 210 is 26....Using the ladder method
The LCM of 8 and 108 is 216, no matter what you use.
The LCM of the given three numbers using prime factorization is 25200
The LCM of the given two numbers is 48
The GCF is 6. That makes the LCM 42.