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 07-28-2007 #1 babilv Guest   Posts: n/a Help with Math Problem Please!? Please explain how to do this:Name the smallest counting number by which to multiply the first number so that the product is a multiple of the second number.Example: 2 x 3 x 5; 2 x 3 (squared) x 7Solution: What factors of the second number are not factors of the first number? 3 and 7. Therefore, 3 x 7, or 21.Thanks, not looking for LCM though.
 07-28-2007 #2 Jared R Guest   Posts: n/a i did not understand a single word of that question......
 07-28-2007 #3 shoVel Guest   Posts: n/a 2x3=66 squared is 3636x7=2522x3x5x252=7,5603.8785218 is the smallest counting number.lol.. I really don't have a clue...

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