What is The LCM of 15 and 24?
Least Common Multiple of two or more numbers is the smallest number obtained which is exactly divisible by the given numbers.
Answer: LCM of 15 and 24 is 120
LCM of 15 and 24 is the least number obtained which is exactly divisible by both the numbers.
We can find the LCM by the following methods:
- Listing the common factors Method
- Common Division Method
LCM of 15 and 24 through the Listing Method
- List down the first few multiples of 15 and 24
- Identify the common multiples of the two.
- The least,that is the smallest, among the common multiples is the LCM of 15 and 24
LCM of 15 and 24 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.