# LCM of 78 and 36 Calculator

LCM Calculator computes the LCM of two numbers i.e. 78 and 36 and gives the Least Common Multiple 468 the smallest integer that is divisible by both the numbers.

Least Common Multiple of 78 and 36 is 468

LCM(78, 36) = 468

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## Finding LCM of two numbers 36 and 78 using Prime Factorization Method

Check out the procedure to find the Least Common Multiple of 36 and 78 using the Prime Factorization Method. They are as follows

Step 1: Firstly, find the Prime Factorization of given numbers 36, 78

Prime Factorization of 36 is as such

 2 36 2 18 3 9 3 3 1

Prime factors of 36 are 2,3. Prime factorization of 36 in exponent form is:

36 = 22×32

Prime Factorization of 78 is as follows

 2 78 3 39 13 13 1

Prime factors of 78 are 2, 3,13. Prime factorization of 78 in exponent form is:

78 = 21×31×131

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 22×32×131= 468

Therefore, LCM of two numbers 36 and 78 is 468

LCM(36,78) = 468

### Finding LCM of two numbers 36 and 78 using GCF Formula

Go through the simple and easy steps listed to know the Least Common Multiple of 36, 78 using the GCF Formula

Step 1: Find the Greatest Common Factor of 36, 78 initially.

Greatest Common Factor is the largest integer by which both the numbers can be divided. The GCF of 36, 78 is 6.

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(36,78)= 36*78/GCF(36, 78)

= 36*78/6

= 468

Thus, LCM(36,78) using the GCF Formula is 468

### FAQs on LCM of two numbers 36, 78

1. What is the LCM of two numbers 36, 78?

LCM of two numbers 36, 78 is 468

2. How to find LCM of two numbers 36, 78 easily?

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3. Where do I get a detailed Procedure explaining the LCM of numbers 36, 78?

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