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    What is LCM of 12, 15 & 20?

    LCM - Least Common Multiple Calculator

    getcalc.com's LCM calculator & work with steps follows a special method to find what is Least Common Multiple for group of whole numbers or non-negative integers 12, 15 and 20.

    LCM(12, 15 and 20) = 60

    The least common multiple 60 is a product of common & odd prime factors between the integers which is divisible by each one an integer of this same group. The step by step work for LCM of 12, 15 and 20 may useful to understand how to find LCM for two or three numbers.

    How to find LCM(12, 15, 20)?

    Follow the below steps to find the least common multiple of given group of integers or whole numbers 12, 15 and 20 by using the most efficient and easiest method.

    Problem & Workout :
    step 1 Address input parameters & values.
    Integers: 12 15 20
    lcm (12, 15, 20) = ?

    step 2 Arrange the group of numbers in the horizontal form with space or comma separated format
    12, 15 and 20

    step 3 Choose the divisor which divides each or most of the integers of in the group (12, 15 and 20), divide each integers separately and write down the quotient in the next line right under the respective integers. Bring down the integer to the next line if the integer is not divisible by the divisor. Repeat the same process until all the integers are brought to 1.
    LCM of 12, 15 and 20
    3121520
    54520
    4414
    111
    step 4 Multiply the divisors to find the lcm of 12, 15 and 20
    3 x 5 x 4 = 60
    LCM(12, 15, 20) = 60

    The least common multiple for three numbers 12, 15 and 20 is 60

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