# What is LCM of 8, 10, and 12?

LCM of 8, 10, and 12 is the least number which is exactly divisible by 8, 10, and 12.

## Answer: LCM of 8, 10, and 12 is 120

## Explanation:

Least Common Multiple (LCM ) is the smallest number in which the given numbers divide exactly.

We can find the LCM of the numbers in many ways the commonly used methods are listed below.

### LCM of 8, 10, and 12 by Listing Method

In this method, we list the first few multiples of 8, 10, and 12 and identify the common multiples.

The least among the common multiples is the LCM of 8, 10, and 12.

### LCM of 8, 10, and 12 by Common Division Method

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

Irrespective of the method, the solution to our question LCM of 8, 10, and 12 is the same.

### Therefore, LCM of 8, 10, and 12 is 120

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