# How do you find the Least common multiple of 24, 32?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 16, 2016

## 96

#### Explanation:

Write the prime factorization of both the numbers.

#24 = color(red)2xxcolor(red)2xxcolor(red)2xxcolor(blue)3#

#32 = color(red)2xxcolor(red)2xxcolor(red)2xxcolor(blue)2xxcolor(blue)2#

Then, seperate the common factors, which is

Multiply them to get

This is the LCM.