# What is the LCM of 22 and 33?

LCM of 22 and 33 is the least number which is exactly divisible by both 22 and 33

## Answer: LCM of 22 and 33 is 66

## Explanation:

The least common multiple is the smallest number which is exactly divisible by both the given numbers.

We can find the LCM of the numbers in many ways the commonly used methods are listed below.

## Methods to Find LCM of 22 and 33

### LCM of 22 and 33 by Listing Method

- Write the multiples of 22 and 33.
- Find the common multiples of both the numbers 22 and 33.
- Amongst the common multiples is the LCM of 22 and 33.

### LCM of 22 and 33 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.

### LCM of 22 and 33 by Formula

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

The greatest common factor of (22,33) = 11

Therefore

LCM of 22 and 33 = (22 × 33) / 11

= 726/11 = 66

LCM of 22 and 33 = 66

Irrespective of the method, the solution to our question LCM of 22 and 33 is the same.