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anonymous
 5 years ago
iam 12 yrs old having trouble finding an easy way to find the least common multiple for number pairs.... help
anonymous
 5 years ago
iam 12 yrs old having trouble finding an easy way to find the least common multiple for number pairs.... help

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i just need help with my math its least common multiple

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0do you have any examples you would like to work on or should we start working on random ones?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i have one its the least common multiple of 8 and 20 its iether 2 or 4

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ok, are you sure that you are trying to find the least common multiple or the greatest common factor?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0least common multiple it says it on the paper my teacher hand this to me and two others and told me i need it in by monday or i fail

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok well least common multiple is a number that is BIGGER than the two numbers you have and both of the numbers you have can be multiplied into it

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0since 2 and 4 are smaller than both 8 and 20, we know they cannot be LCMs of them

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0this is all confusing to me

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0a least common multiple can also be the same as the biggest of the numbers that you have

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well lets look at the name itself then:

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0least means smallest common means that both relate to it and multiple means that if you multiply either of the numbers you have, you will get a multiple

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so a least common multiple is the smallest number that both of the numbers you have, can fit into a certain amount of times

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0im just confused becuase i dont get how you find it

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0and my teacher is no help

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok well we know that it has to be at least the value of the biggest number you have

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so lets start their, and after we work through the most basic methods of finding a LCM, we can work on faster methods

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so 20 is the bigger of the two numbers (8 and 20)

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but 8 doesnt divide into 20 without a remainder or a decimal

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0why is math so cunfusing

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the next one we have is 40, because no number in between 20 and 40 will divide by 20, we have to jump all the way to 40

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it isint, it just takes practice

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so, is 40 divisible by 8?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0then that is your least common multiple, see how we started at 20, because it was the farthest down we can go without being lower than 8 and 20, and because it wasnt divisible by 8 we had to go up, and the next available number that was STILL divisible by 20 was 40, we went to 40, and 40 is divisible by both 20 and 8

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0now what about 120 and 5

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well lets start at 120, because that is the lowest we can go right?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0anything lower than 120 will be LESS than our two numbers (120 and 5) so we can NOT go lower than 120

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so, we start at 120, is 120 divisible by 5?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wut i have no idea what is going on

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok well do you get why we started at 120?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0remember the definition of a LCM, it has to be bigger than both of your numbers or the same as the biggest of your numbers

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0we have 5 and 120, since a LCM has to be bigger than both or equal to the biggest, it has to be at least 120

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i still dont get this al the numbers just look like letters to me

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0literally like letters, or youre just confused?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wait nevermind i wus looking at my english homework

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i have alot of homework

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0well how about we finish math first, since it is more important (you dont want to fail) and since you have me available and i have to go eventually

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i have to go right now cuz its 11:00 and i have somewhere to go tomarrow

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so then you dont want to learn how to find LCMs?
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