The LCM of 14 and 21 plus the GCF of 14 and 21

Thursday, October 22, 2020

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The least common multiple of 14 and 21 = 42

The greatest common factor of 14 and 21 = 7

I use a factor tree and a chart in order to find the LCM and the GCF.

lcm 14 and 21

Once you have the prime factors for the LCM multiply all the factors together but if you have two of the same factor only use it once.

For the (GCF) find factors that you have pairs of factors.

If you have multiple factors, multiply them together.

 If you don't have pairs the (GCF) is 1.

If you have 3 numbers, for the LCM bring down only 1 number if you have two or three numbers in a column, and you must have three numbers in the column for the GCF.

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