What is the LCM of 96 and 404?
The smallest number which is exactly divisible by both 96 and 404 is called the least common multiple of 96 and 404.
Answer: LCM of 96 and 404 is 9696
Lets see how to find the LCM of 96 and 404
The least common multiple, in short LCM, is the smallest number which the given numbers divide exactly .i.e, without any remainder.
Methods to Find LCM of 96 and 404
Let us use the following methods to find the LCM of 96 and 404
- Common Division
Find LCM of 96 and 404 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.
LCM of 96 and 404 by Formula
The formula of LCM is LCM(a,b) = ( a × b) / GCF (a,b)
The Greatest common factor(GCF) of (96,404)=4
LCM of 96 and 404 = (96 ×404)/ 4
= 38784/4 = 9696
LCM of 96 and 404 = 9696
Irrespective of the method, the solution to our question LCM of 96 and 404 is the same.