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Least common multiple
Life is good, but it can always get better. Just imagine being able to find the smallest number that is a multiple of two other numbers! Other than making your life more fulfilling, it will allow you to do incredible things like adding fractions.
We're practicing finding the least common multiple in these example exercises. We'll teach you the prime factorization approach which is a pretty nifty way to find the lcm (least common multiple).
Here's a lcm (least common multiple) example exercise that's a little bit harder, but totally doable. Again, we'll use the prime factorization approach.
This least common multiple example gives us 3 numbers from which to find the lcm. This is a challenge, but fun. Do it with us!