# common multiple

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## common multiple

n.
A quantity into which each of two or more quantities may be divided with zero remainder: The quantities 6, 12, and 24 are common multiples of 2 and 3.

## common multiple

n
(Mathematics) an integer or polynomial that is a multiple of each integer or polynomial in a group: 20 is a common multiple of 2, 4, 5, 10.

## com′mon mul′tiple

n.
a number that is a multiple of all the numbers of a given set: 36 is a common multiple of 2, 3, and 4.
[1885–90]

## common multiple

A number divisible by each of two or more numbers without a remainder. For example, 12 is a common multiple of 2, 3, 4, and 6.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
 Noun 1 common multiple - an integer that is a multiple of two or more other integersinteger, whole number - any of the natural numbers (positive or negative) or zero; "an integer is a number that is not a fraction"
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I mean, if we consider thoughts as factors, may we not say that the Least Common Multiple of all the minds contains that of all the books; but not the other way?
You know, in finding the Least Common Multiple, we strike out a quantity wherever it occurs, except in the term where it is raised to its highest power.
In other words, we're looking for the least common multiple of the denominators.
In addition, the previous method determines the root node on the partial hash space of the shortest cycle based on distributed hashing such as the least common multiple of cycles.
Among adults with two or more nonarthritis chronic conditions, the most common multiple chronic condition combinations all included hypertension with diabetes, heart diseases, cancer, or asthma.
What's more, it can perform prime factorization and greatest common divisor/least common multiple functions with the touch of a button.
Not in the being different for the sake of being different but in the sense that you do not lowest common multiple yourself away because you get one shot at life and if you are just another Joe Bloggs, faceless, nameless, one of those elements that make up the masses, what's the use.
The senior secondary curriculum makes no specific mention of greatest common divisor, but the article is nevertheless a good resource for revisiting with students at this level the concepts of greatest common divisor and lowest common multiple in greater depth, and with a view to critical thinking.
Does Modi then need to feed into the lowest common multiple of political akhara, does he need to debase the debate so unequivocally?
He beat competition from pupils in China, South Africa and Australia to become Mathletics World Champion by correctly answering questions like "What is the lowest common multiple of 12 and 14?
Table 7 shows that according to teacher's opinion the 90% students show more interest in least common multiple questions, 85% students are interested to solve highest common factor and 65% students are interested in subtraction and multiplication.

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