A multiple of a number is any quantity with an integer. If and are integers, then is called a factor of .

The smallest positive number for which there exist positive integers (multiples) and such that

is called the least common multiple of and .

A multiple of a number is any quantity with an integer. If and are integers, then is called a factor of .

The smallest positive number for which there exist positive integers (multiples) and such that

is called the least common multiple of and .

Weisstein, Eric W. "Multiple." From *MathWorld*--A Wolfram Web Resource. https://mathworld.wolfram.com/Multiple.html