# What is the LCM of 5 and 5?

LCM of 5 and 5 is the smallest number which divides both 5 and 5 without a remainder.

## Answer: LCM of 5 and 5 is 5

## Explanation

Least Common Multiple of x and y is the smallest number that divides x and y exactly.

Clearly, 5 is the least common multiple of both the numbers, 5 and 5. This means LCM (5, 5) is 5

So, the LCM of 5 and 5 is 5