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Least Common Multiple of 28, 42, 56

Use the LCM of two or more numbers Calculator to find the Least Common Multiple of numbers 28, 42, 56 i.e. 168 smallest integer divisible by all numbers.

Least common multiple (LCM) of 28, 42, 56 is 168.

LCM(28, 42, 56) = 168

LCM of 28, 42, 56

Least common multiple or lowest common denominator (lcd) can be calculated in three ways

LCM of:

Least Common Multiple (LCM) of 28,42,56 By Common Division

2 28, 42, 56
2 14, 21, 28
7 7, 21, 14
1, 3, 2

∴ So the LCM of the given numbers is 2 x 2 x 7 x 1 x 3 x 2 = 168

Least Common Multiple of 28,42,56 with GCF Formula

The formula of LCM is LCM(a1,a2,a3....,an) = ( a1 × a2 × a3 × .... × an) / GCF(a1,a2,a3....,an) x common factors(if more than 2 numbers have common factors).

We need to calculate greatest common factor of 28,42,56 and common factors if more than two numbers have common factor, than apply into the LCM equation.

GCF(28,42,56) = 14

common factors(in case of two or more numbers have common factors) = 28

GCF(28,42,56) x common factors =14 x 28 = 392

LCM(28,42,56) = ( 28 × 42 × 56 ) / 392

LCM(28,42,56) = 65856 / 392

LCM(28,42,56) = 168

∴ Least Common Multiple of 28,42,56 is 168

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Frequently Asked Questions on LCM of 28, 42, 56

1. What is the LCM of 28, 42, 56?

Answer: LCM of 28, 42, 56 is 168.

2. What are the Factors of 168?

Answer: Factors of 168 are . There are integers that are factors of 168

3. How to Find the LCM of 28, 42, 56 ?

Least Common Multiple of 28, 42, 56.

Step 1: Divide all the numbers with common prime numbers having remainder zero.

Step 2: Then multiply all the prime factors with last row quotient of common division that is LCM(28, 42, 56) = 2 x 2 x 2 x 3 x 7 = 168.