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Published: 15/12/2011
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Finding the lowest common multiple

A selection of worded problems which show lowest common multiples at work in the real world.    

See other resources: Number | Number properties – HCF / LCM

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Nevil Hopley
Nevil Hopley
1) 3m45s
2) 36 months = 3 years
3) 50 months = 4 years 2 months
4) 14m40s, 3 more laps
5) 54 sweets, 5 bags bought
6) Millie does 13 jobs, Mollie does 7 jobs and they will each earn £9.10

Posted on 9th July 2020
Mr James Maths Tuition
Mr James Maths Tuition
Does anyone have the solutions to these questions?

Posted on 15th November 2019
Robert Jackson
Robert Jackson
Exactly what I was looking for. Particularly like the need to change units as well.
Posted on 10th October 2013

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