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denominator (abbreviated LCD) is the least

that both denominators can divide by evenly.

36 least common multiples of 12

and 18 is 36 or the smallest

number that both 12 and 18 can

divide by evenly (with no remainder.

and 18 is 36 or the smallest

number that both 12 and 18 can

divide by evenly (with no remainder.

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>** Finding Least Common Denominator (LCD) **

of fractions < you are here

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Then smallest number that is the same

multiples of 12: 12, 24, 36, 48, 60

multiples of 18: 18, 36, 54, 72, 90

multiply the top and

bottom by 3

bottom by 3

multiply the top and

bottom by 2

bottom by 2

the new fraction

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