# Least Common Multiple of 46656 and 46662

Least common multiple or lowest common denominator (lcd) can be calculated in two way; with the LCM formula calculation of greatest common factor (GCF), or multiplying the prime factors with the highest exponent factor.

Least common multiple (LCM) of 46656 and 46662 is 362843712.

LCM(46656,46662) = 362843712

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## Least Common Multiple of 46656 and 46662 with GCF Formula

The formula of LCM is LCM(a,b) = ( a × b) / GCF(a,b).
We need to calculate greatest common factor 46656 and 46662, than apply into the LCM equation.

GCF(46656,46662) = 6
LCM(46656,46662) = ( 46656 × 46662) / 6
LCM(46656,46662) = 2177062272 / 6
LCM(46656,46662) = 362843712

## Least Common Multiple (LCM) of 46656 and 46662 with Primes

Least common multiple can be found by multiplying the highest exponent prime factors of 46656 and 46662. First we will calculate the prime factors of 46656 and 46662.

### Prime Factorization of 46656

Prime factors of 46656 are 2, 3. Prime factorization of 46656 in exponential form is:

46656 = 26 × 36

### Prime Factorization of 46662

Prime factors of 46662 are 2, 3, 7, 11, 101. Prime factorization of 46662 in exponential form is:

46662 = 21 × 31 × 71 × 111 × 1011

Now multiplying the highest exponent prime factors to calculate the LCM of 46656 and 46662.

LCM(46656,46662) = 26 × 36 × 71 × 111 × 1011
LCM(46656,46662) = 362843712