# Math

Richie says the least common multiple of a pair of prime numbers is the product of the 2 numbers. Is he right or wrong? Explain your reasoning.

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1. prime numbers could be 2, 3, 5, 7, 11, etc.

What happens with 2, 3 which gives us 6?

or with 5, 7 which gives us 35?

Can you finish it from here?

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posted by John
2. I don't understand the product of the two numbers

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posted by Amy
3. A product is the answer to a multiplication problem.

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