gives the least common multiple of the ni.
- Integer mathematical function, suitable for both symbolic and numerical manipulation.
- LCM works with ordinary and Gaussian integers.
- LCM works not only with integers but also with rational numbers, both real and complex.
- For rational numbers ri, LCM[r1,r2,…] gives the least rational number r for which all the r/ri are integers.
- LCM automatically threads over lists.
- LCM has attributes Flat and Orderless.
Examplesopen all close all
Basic Examples (2)
Least common multiple of three integers:
Plot the LCM for a number with 1000:
Properties & Relations (6)
Possible Issues (2)
Neat Examples (2)
Introduced in 1988Updated in 1999