# What is The LCM of 18 and 36?

A number which is found to be the smallest and at the same time perfectly divisible by 18 and 36 is their LCM.

## Answer: LCM of 18, and 36 is 36

## Explanation:

Least Common Multiple: A number which is found to be the smallest and at the same time perfectly divisible by the given numbers.

### Listing Method to find the LCM of 18 and 36

Here, we list the first few multiples of 18 and 36 and identify the common multiples.

The least among the common multiples is the LCM of 18 and 36

### Common Division Method to find the LCM of 18 and 36

In this division method:

- Divide the numbers simultaneously with prime numbers.
- Keep dividing until we don't have a prime number to divide the given numbers further ahead.