# What is the LCM of 32 and 36?

LCM of 32 and 36 is the least number which is exactly divisible by both 32 and 36.

## Answer: LCM of 32 and 36 is 288

Lets see how to find the LCM of 32 and 36

## Explanation:

Least Common Multiple is the smallest number which is exactly divisible by 72 and 120.

## Methods to Find LCM of 32 and 36

### LCM of 32 and 36 by Common Division Method

In this division method, we divide the 32 and 36 simultaneously with prime numbers and stop it when we don't have a prime number to divide both 32 and 36

LCM(32, 36) = 2 × 2 × 2 × 2 × 2 × 3 × 3 = 288

### LCM of 32 and 36 by Listing Method

Multiples of 32 = 32, 64, 96, 128, 160, 192, 224, 256, 288, 320, 352

Multiples of 36 = 36, 72, 108, 144, 180, 216, 252, 288, 324, 360

Least Commmon Factor = 288

LCM of 32 and 36 = 288