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## 4.The number 840 and 8316, written as the products of their prime factors, are 840 = 2 x 3 x 5x 7 and 8316 = 22 x 33 x 7 x11. Hence, find th

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4.The number 840 and 8316, written as the products of their prime factors, are 840 = 2 x 3 x 5x 7 and 8316 = 22 x 33 x 7 x11. Hence, find the i. `Smallest whole number that is divisible by both 840 and 8316 ii. Greatest whole number that will divide both both 840 and 8316

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Answer:a) 83160

b) 12

Step-by-step explanation:The prime factors of 840 are 2 x 3 x 5x 7*2*2

Prime factors of 8316 are 2*2*11*3*3*3

a) `Smallest whole number that is divisible by both 840 and 8316

We are supposed to find the LCM of the two numbers which is equal to

2*2*11*5*7*3*3*3*2 = 83160

b) Greatest whole number that will divide both both 840 and 8316

2*2*3 = 12