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What is the LCM of 37 and 1?

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Solution: The LCM of 37 and 1 is 37 Methods How to Find the LCM of 37 and 1 by Listing Common Multiples The first step to this method of finding the Least Common Multiple of 37 and 1 is to begin to list a few multiples for each number. If you need a refresher on how to find the multiples of these numbers, you can see the walkthroughs for those here: What are the Multiples of 37? What are the Multiples of 1? Let’s take a look at the first 10 multiples for each of these numbers, 37 and 1: First 10 Multiples of 37: 37, 74, 111, 148, 185, 222, 259, 296, 333, 370 First 10 Multiples of 1: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 You can continue to list out the multiples of these numbers as long as needed to find a match. Once you do find a match, or several matches, the smallest of these matches would be the Least Common Multiple. For instance, the first matching multiple(s) of 37 and 1 are 37, 74, 111. Because 37 is the smallest, it is the least common multiple. The LCM of 37 and 1 is 37. Continue Practicing by Finding the LCM of Other Numbers Take a look at some of our other walkthroughs, and you’ll be sure to be an expert at finding the LCM of any numbers in no time! What is the LCM of 99 and 135? What is the LCM of 84 and 53? What is the LCM of 42 and 47? What is the LCM of 149 and 38? What is the LCM of 24 and 22?