What is the LCM of 10 and 14?
Least Common Multiple of the numbers 10 and 14 is the least number which is exactly divisible by both 10 and 14.
Answer: LCM of 10 and 14 is 70
Lets see how to find the LCM of 10 and 14
Least Common Multiple (LCM ): It is the smallest number which the given numbers divides exactly.
Commonly used methods to find the LCM are listed below.
Methods to Find LCM of 10 and 14
Let us use the following methods to find the LCM of 6 and 8
- Listing the Multiples
- Common Division
In this method, we list the first few multiples of 10 and 14 and identify the common multiples.
The least among the common multiples is the LCM of 10 and 14
Common Division Method
The given numbers are divided simultaneously by prime numbers untill we don't have a prime number to further divide the given numbers.