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# The difference of GCF and LCM?

Updated: 10/18/2022

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The greatest common factor, or GCF, is the largest integer that will divide evenly with no remainder into all the members of a given set of numbers. The least common multiple, or LCM, is the smallest integer that all the members of a given set of numbers will divide into evenly with no remainder. Factors go into numbers, numbers go into multiples.

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### What is the difference between gcf and the LCM of 55 and 121?

LCM 605 and GCF of 1. The difference is 604

### What is the difference of the GCF and LCM of 24 and 120?

The GCF of 24 and 120 is 24. The LCM of 24 and 120 is 120. Therefore the difference between the GCF and LCM = 120 - 24 = 96

### What is the difference between the GCF and the LCM of 42 and 84?

Whenever one number is a multiple of the other, the LCM is the larger number and the GCF is the smaller number. The difference is 42.

### The difference between the LCM and HCF of the numbers 5 10 and 35 is?

The GCF is 5. The LCM is 70. The difference is 65.

330 - 5 = 325

605 - 11 = 594

### What number if the GCF is 12 and LCM is 360?

The numbers 12 and 360 fit those criteria.

120 - 24 = 96

605 - 11 = 594

120 - 24 = 96

The GCF is 4.

### What is the LCM and GCF of 60 and 72?

The GCF is 12. The LCM is 360.