What is least common denominator - Definition and Meaning

Least Common Denominator :

The smallest whole number that can be used for all denominators of 2 or more fractions.


Formula :

The Least Common Denominator of 1/2 and 2/3 is 6, because they can be written as 3/6 and 4/6.

Example :

1/3+1/4=7/12
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