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Least Common Multiple

The least common multiple (LCM) of two or more numbers is the smallest number (not zero) that is a divisible by each of the numbers.

To find the LCM, list the multiples of each number and find the common multiple.

Example: To find the LCM of 24 and 32
Multiples of 24 : 24, 48, 72, 96
Multiples of 32 : 32, 64, 96, 128
LCM is 96 as this is common in both the multiples.

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