# LCM of 40 and 52 Calculator

LCM Calculator computes the LCM of two numbers i.e. 40 and 52 and gives the Least Common Multiple 520 the smallest integer that is divisible by both the numbers.

Least Common Multiple of 40 and 52 is 520

LCM(40, 52) = 520

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## Finding LCM of two numbers 40 and 52 using Prime Factorization Method

Check out the procedure to find the Least Common Multiple of 40 and 52 using the Prime Factorization Method. They are as follows

Step 1: Firstly, find the Prime Factorization of given numbers 40, 52

Prime Factorization of 40 is as such

 2 40 2 20 2 10 5 5 1

Prime factors of 40 are 2,5. Prime factorization of 40 in exponent form is:

40 = 23×51

Prime Factorization of 52 is as follows

 2 52 2 26 13 13 1

Prime factors of 52 are 2,13. Prime factorization of 52 in exponent form is:

52 = 22×131

Step 2: Multiply together each of the Prime Numbers with the highest power to obtain the Least Common Multiple

On doing so, you will get the resultant equation as 23×51×131= 520

Therefore, LCM of two numbers 40 and 52 is 520

LCM(40,52) = 520

### Finding LCM of two numbers 40 and 52 using GCF Formula

Go through the simple and easy steps listed to know the Least Common Multiple of 40, 52 using the GCF Formula

Step 1: Find the Greatest Common Factor of 40, 52 initially.

Greatest Common Factor is the largest integer by which both the numbers can be divided. The GCF of 40, 52 is 4.

Simply use the GCF obtained in the formula to find the Least Common Multiple i.e. LCM(a,b) =a*b/GCF(a,b)

Substitute the inputs in the formula and you will get as under

LCM(40,52)= 40*52/GCF(40, 52)

= 40*52/4

= 520

Thus, LCM(40,52) using the GCF Formula is 520

### FAQs on LCM of two numbers 40, 52

1. What is the LCM of two numbers 40, 52?

LCM of two numbers 40, 52 is 520

2. How to find LCM of two numbers 40, 52 easily?

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3. Where do I get a detailed Procedure explaining the LCM of numbers 40, 52?

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