# What is the LCM of 12 and 30?

Lowest Common Multiple of 12 and 30 is the least number which is exactly divisible by both 12 and 30.

## Answer: LCM of 12 and 30 is 60

Lets see how to find the LCM of 12 and 30

## Explanation:

Least Common Multiple is the smallest number which is exactly divisible by the given numbers

## Methods to Find the LCM of 12 and 30

Let us use the following methods to find the LCM of 12 and 30

- Listing the Multiples
- Common Division

### LCM of 12 and 30 by Listing Method

### In this method, we list the first few multiples of 12 and 30 and identify the common multiples.

The least among the common multiples is the LCM of 12 and 30

### LCM of 12 and 30 by Common Division Method

In this division method, we divide the numbers simultaneously with prime numbers and stop it when we don't have a prime number to divide the given numbers.