# What is The LCM of 2 and 10

The least number which is exactly divisible by both 2 and 10 is the LCM of 2 and 10.

## Answer: LCM of 2 and 10 is 10

Let's find the LCM of 2 and 10

## Explanation:

Least Common Multiple .is the smallest number which the given numbers divides exactly

Two different ways to find the LCM are listed below:

### LCM of 2 and 10: Common Division Method

- Divide the numbers simultaneously with prime numbers.
- Stop it when there is no prime number left to divide the given numbers.

### LCM of 2 and 10 by Formula

The product of any two numbers 'a' and 'b' is equal to the product of their LCM and GCF.

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

The Greatest Common Factor of (2, 10) = 2

Therefore

LCM of 2 and 10 = (2 × 10) / 2

= 20/2 = 10

LCM of 2 and 10 = 10