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What is the LCM of 1 and 124?

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Solution: The LCM of 1 and 124 is 124 Methods How to Find the LCM of 1 and 124 by Listing Common Multiples The first step to this method of finding the Least Common Multiple of 1 and 124 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 1? What are the Multiples of 124? Let’s take a look at the first 10 multiples for each of these numbers, 1 and 124: First 10 Multiples of 1: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 First 10 Multiples of 124: 124, 248, 372, 496, 620, 744, 868, 992, 1116, 1240 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 1 and 124 are 124, 248, 372. Because 124 is the smallest, it is the least common multiple. The LCM of 1 and 124 is 124. 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 124 and 27? What is the LCM of 93 and 139? What is the LCM of 116 and 42? What is the LCM of 29 and 84? What is the LCM of 125 and 44?