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The LCM is the product of the two numbers divided by their HCF. With 12 and 13, the HCF is 1. Therefore, the LCM will equal the product. With 12 and 14, the HCF is 2. Therefore, the LCM will be half of the product.

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Q: Why is the LCM of 12 and 13 the same as there product but the LCM of 12 and 14 is not the same as there product?
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