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jime95

  • 3 years ago

two monomials are shown below 450x2y5 3000x4y3 What is the least common multiple of these monomials? a. 2xy b. 30xy c.150 x2 y3 d. 9000 x4 y5

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  1. missichatterbox
    • 3 years ago
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    I said C because 450 and 3000's lowest common factor is 150 and then you find the least common factor of the x and y 2 and 3.

  2. AriPotta
    • 3 years ago
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    least common multiple or greatest common factor?

  3. AriPotta
    • 3 years ago
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    if it's gcf, the answer is c. if it's lcm, it's neither

  4. missichatterbox
    • 3 years ago
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    that's what I meant. gcf.

  5. AriPotta
    • 3 years ago
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    well the question says lcm. that's why i'm unsure

  6. jime95
    • 3 years ago
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    common multiple (:

  7. AriPotta
    • 3 years ago
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    then the answer isn't there

  8. missichatterbox
    • 3 years ago
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    just common multiple?

  9. AriPotta
    • 3 years ago
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    it says least common multiple

  10. missichatterbox
    • 3 years ago
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    I know, the dude said diff.

  11. AriPotta
    • 3 years ago
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    and 3000 x 450 = 1350000

  12. missichatterbox
    • 3 years ago
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    gcf is multiplying numbers to equal the total..

  13. missichatterbox
    • 3 years ago
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    not together

  14. AriPotta
    • 3 years ago
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    but we're trying to find the lcm lol

  15. missichatterbox
    • 3 years ago
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    i know you still don't multiply them together

  16. AriPotta
    • 3 years ago
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    ...

  17. missichatterbox
    • 3 years ago
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    what

  18. AriPotta
    • 3 years ago
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    the asker isn't even here, so i doesn't matter

  19. missichatterbox
    • 3 years ago
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    haha okay!

  20. AriPotta
    • 3 years ago
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    it*

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