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What is the LCM of 74 and 1?

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Solution: The LCM of 74 and 1 is 74 Methods How to Find the LCM of 74 and 1 by Listing Common Multiples The first step to this method of finding the Least Common Multiple of 74 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 74? What are the Multiples of 1? Let’s take a look at the first 10 multiples for each of these numbers, 74 and 1: First 10 Multiples of 74: 74, 148, 222, 296, 370, 444, 518, 592, 666, 740 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 74 and 1 are 74, 148, 222. Because 74 is the smallest, it is the least common multiple. The LCM of 74 and 1 is 74. 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 50 and 37? What is the LCM of 111 and 119? What is the LCM of 16 and 115? What is the LCM of 58 and 134? What is the LCM of 36 and 146?