What is The LCM of 40 and 50?
LCM of 40 and 50: It is the least number which is exactly divisible by 40 and 50.
Answer: LCM of 40, and 50 is 200
the smallest number in which the given numbers divide exactly is the Least Common Multiple.
We can find the LCM of the numbers in many ways the commonly used methods are listed below.
LCM of 40 and 50 by using Listing Method
In this method, we list the first few multiples of 40, and 50 and identify the common multiples.
The least among the common multiples is the LCM of 40, and 50.
LCM of 40 and 50 by using Common Division Method
In this division method:
- we divide the numbers simultaneously with prime numbers.
- Division is stopped when we don't have a prime number to divide the given numbers.