# 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

## Explanation:

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
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**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.

### Thus, LCM of 15 and 24 is 120

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