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Homework Help: 5th grade math

Posted by leo on Thursday, October 5, 2006 at 6:24pm.

what is the least common multiple


The least common multiple is the lowest possible number that has both numbers for a factor. For instance, if you are asked to find the LCM for 4 and 8, the LCM would be 8 because it is divisible by both 4 and 8. If you were given 3 and 4, the LCM would be 12, because it is the lowest possible number that is divisible by both 3 and 4.

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