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The LCM of 8 and 6 is 24.

- Find the prime factorization of 8

8 = 2 × 2 × 2 - Find the prime factorization of 6

6 = 2 × 3 - Multiply each factor the greater number of times it occurs in steps i) or ii) above to find the LCM:

LCM = 2 × 2 × 2 × 3 - LCM =
**24**

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