# Find the LCM of 6, 8 and 9

The smallest positive number that is a multiple of two or more numbers is known as the LCM

## Answer: LCM of 6, 8 and 9 is 72

Let us see how to find the LCM of 6,8 and 9

## Explanation:

Let's use the common division method to calculate the LCM

Thus, LCM of 6,8 and 9 is 72

Let's calculate the LCM using listing multiples

Multiples of 6: 6, 12, 18, 24, 30, 36, 42, 48, 54, 60, 66, 72

Multiples of 8 : 8, 16, 24, 32, 40, 48, 56, 64, 72

Multiples of 9 : 9, 18, 27, 36, 45, 54, 63, 72

Thus, we see that the lowest common multiple is 72

### Therefore, Thus, the LCM of 6, 8 and 9 is 72

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