# MATH

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**MORGAN** on
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HOW DO LEAST COMMON MULTIPLES WORK. IT SAYS THERE IS A PROBLEM TO SOLVE BUT MY MOM AND I CAN'T FIND IT. THEY CIRCLED BOTH 2'S AND 3'S.

The least common multiple of 2 and 3 is six.

The least common multiple of 12 and 6 is 12.

# noun: the smallest multiple that is exactly divisible by every member of a set of numbers (Example: "The least common multiple of 12 and 18 is 36")