What is the LCM of 24 and 90?
The least possible number that is exactly divisible by 24 and 90 is called LCM of 24 and 90.
Answer: LCM of 24 and 90 is 360
Lets see how to find the LCM of 24 and 90
The least common multiple, in short, known as LCM, is the smallest number which is exactly divisible by the given numbers 24 and 90.
Methods to Find LCM of 24 and 90
Let us use the following methods to find the LCM of 24 and 90
- Listing the Multiples
- Common Division
How To Find LCM of 24 and 90 by Listing of Multiples Method
In this method, identify the common multiples as we list the first few multiples of 24 and 90.
LCM of 24 and 90 is the minimum of the common multiples is the LCM of 24 and 90.
Calculate LCM of 24 and 90 by Common Division Method
We find LCM by dividing the numbers simultaneously with prime numbers. We terminate the process when we don't have a prime number that exactly divides the given numbers.
The least common multiple of 24 and 90 is unique independent of the method we opt for.
Therefore, GCF of 24 and 90 is 360