# What is the LCM of 8 and 25?

Least Common Multiple of 8 and 25 will be the smallest number that exactly divides all of them without leaving a remainder.

## Answer: The LCM of 8 and 25 is 200

Let's calculate the LCM of 8 and 25 using common division method

## Explanation:

The numbers 8 and 25 will be divided simultaneously using their prime factors and the LCM will be the product of these factors

Thus, LCM of 8 and 25 is 200

Now, let's look into the formula method to calculate the LCM

We know that,

LCM (x, y) = (x × y) / GCF (x, y)

The Greatest Common Factor of (8,25) = 1

Therefore by substituting we get,

LCM of 8 and 25 = (8 × 25) / 1

= 200

LCM of 8 and 25 = 200