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    15, 27 and 69 LCM

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    LCM of 15, 27 and 69 is equal to 3105. The comprehensive work provides more insight of how to find what is the lcm of 15, 27 and 69 by using prime factors and special division methods, and the example use case of mathematics and real world problems.

    what is the lcm of 15, 27 and 69?
    lcm (15   27   69) = (?)
    15 => 3 x 5
    27 => 3 x 3 x 3
    69 => 3 x 23

    = 3 x 5 x 3 x 3 x 23
    = 3105
    lcm (15, 27 and 69) = 3105
    3105 is the lcm of 15, 27 and 69.

    where,
    15 is a positive integer,
    27 is a positive integer,
    3105 is the lcm of 15, 27 and 69,
    {3} in {3 x 5, 3 x 3 x 3, 3 x 23} is the most repeated factors of 15, 27 and 69,
    {5, 3, 3, 23} in {3 x 5, 3 x 3 x 3, 3 x 23} are the the other remaining factors of 15, 27 and 69.

    Use in Mathematics: LCM of 15, 27 and 69
    The below are some of the mathematical applications where lcm of 15, 27 and 69 can be used:

    1. to find the least number which is exactly divisible by 15, 27 and 69.
    2. to find the common denominators for the fractions having 15, 27 and 69 as denominators in the unlike fractions addition or subtraction.
    Use in Real-world Problems: 15, 27 and 69 lcm
    In the context of lcm real world problems, the lcm of 15, 27 and 69 helps to find the exact time when three similar and recurring with different time schedule happens together at the same time. For example, the real world problems involve lcm in situations to find at what time all the bells A, B and C toll together, if bell A tolls at 15 seconds, B tolls at 27 seconds and C tolls at 69 seconds repeatedly. The answer is that all bells A, B and C toll together at 3105 seconds for the first time, at 6210 seconds for the second time, at 9315 seconds for the third time and so on.

    Important Notes: 15, 27 and 69 lcm
    The below are the important notes to be remembered while solving the lcm of 15, 27 and 69:
    1. The repeated and non-repeated prime factors of 15, 27 and 69 should be multiplied to find the least common multiple of 15, 27 and 69, when solving lcm by using prime factors method.
    2. The results of lcm of 15, 27 and 69 is identical even if we change the order of given numbers in the lcm calculation, it means the order of given numbers in the lcm calculation doesn't affect the results.
    For values other than 15, 27 and 69, use this below tool:

    How-to: What is the LCM of 15, 27 and 69?

    The below solved example with step by step work shows how to find what is the lcm of 15, 27 and 69 by using either prime factors method and special division method.

    Solved example using prime factors method:
    What is the LCM of 15, 27 and 69?

    step 1 Address the input parameters, values and observe what to be found:
    Input parameters and values:
    A = 15
    B = 27
    C = 69

    What to be found:
    find the lcm of 15, 27 and 69

    step 2 Find the prime factors of 15, 27 and 69:
    Prime factors of 15 = 3 x 5
    Prime factors of 27 = 3 x 3 x 3
    Prime factors of 69 = 3 x 23

    step 3 Identify the repeated and non-repeated prime factors of 15, 27 and 69:
    {3} is the most repeated factor and {5, 3, 3, 23} are the non-repeated factors of 15, 27 and 69.

    step 4 Find the product of repeated and non-repeated prime factors of 15, 27 and 69:
    = 3 x 5 x 3 x 3 x 23
    = 3105
    lcm(20 and 30) = 3105

    Hence,
    lcm of 15, 27 and 69 is 3105


    Solved example using special division method:
    This special division method is the easiest way to understand the entire calculation of what is the lcm of 15, 27 and 69.

    step 1 Address the input parameters, values and observe what to be found:
    Input parameters and values:
    Integers: 15, 27 and 69

    What to be found:
    lcm (15, 27, 69) = ?

    step 2 Arrange the given integers in the horizontal form with space or comma separated format:
    15, 27 and 69

    step 3 Choose the divisor which divides each or most of the given integers (15, 27 and 69), 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 any integer in 15, 27 and 69 is not divisible by the selected divisor; repeat the same process until all the integers are brought to 1 as like below:

    3152769
    35923
    35323
    55123
    231123
    111

    step 4 Multiply the divisors to find the lcm of 15, 27 and 69:
    = 3 x 3 x 3 x 5 x 23
    = 3105
    LCM(15, 27, 69) = 3105

    The least common multiple for three numbers 15, 27 and 69 is 3105
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