What is The LCM of 12 and 36?
LCM of 12 and 36 is the least number which is exactly divisible by both 12 and 36
Answer: LCM of 12 and 36 is 36
Least Common Multiple .is the smallest number which the given numbers divides exactly
LCM by commonly used methods are listed below.
LCM of 12 and 36: Method of Common Division
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.
LCM of 12 and 36: Formula Method
Formula states: The product of any two numbers 'a' and 'b' is equal to the product of their LCM and GCF.
Formula of LCM: ( a × b)=LCM(a,b) × GCF(a,b)
GCF of (12, 36) = 12
LCM of 12 and 36= (12 × 36) / 12
= 432/12 = 36
LCM of 12 and 36 = 36