# What is the LCM of 148 and 185?

LCM of 148 and 185 is the smallest number which is divisible by both 148 and 185 exactly without a remainder.

## Answer: LCM of 148 and 185 is 740

Let's find the LCM of 148 and 185

## Explanation:

For 148 and 185, the smallest number which would be perfectly divisible by them is their LCM which is 740. Let us see how to calculate it below by using the two methods.

Least Common Multiple is the smallest number that will divide 148 and 185 exactly.

## Methods to Find LCM of 148 and 185

### LCM of 148 and 185 by Formula

The formula of LCM is LCM (a, b) = (a × b) / GCF (a, b)

The Greatest Common Factor of (148, 185) = 37

Therefore, LCM of 148 and 185 = (148 × 185) / 37 = 27380/37 = 740

So, the LCM of 148 and 185 is 740

### LCM of 148 and 185 by Common Division Method

Here we will divide the numbers 148 and 185 simultaneously with prime numbers until we don't have a prime number to further divide both 148 and 185

By, common division method, the least common multiple of 148 and 185 is 740