# What is the LCM of 6, 9, and 12?

LCM of 6, 9, and 12 is the least number which is exactly divisible by 6, 9, and 12.

## Answer: LCM of 6, 9, and 12 is 8

Let's see how to find the LCM of 6, 9 and 12

## Explanation:

## Methods to Find LCM of 6, 9 and 12

### LCM of 6, 9 and 12 by Common Division Method

In this division method, we divide the 6, 9and 12 simultaneously with prime numbers and stop it when we don't have a prime number to divide both 6, 9 and 12.

LCM(6, 9, 12) = 2 × 2 × 3 × 3 = 36

### LCM of 6, 9 and 12 by Listing Common Multiples

Multiples of 6 = 6, 12, 18, 24, 30, 36, 42, 48

Multiples of 9 = 9, 18, 27, 36, 45, 54

Mutiples of 12 = 12, 24, 36, 48, 60

Least Commmon Factor = 36

LCM of 6, 9, 12 = 36