### Algebra

# Find the greatest common factor and the least common multiple of the monomials. 15x^2, 9x

Holt McDougal Larson Pre-Algebra Common Core Edition page 742 number 48

Holt McDougal Larson Pre-Algebra Common Core Edition page 742 number 48

First factor the monomials

15x^2 3 *x*x *5

9x 3*3*x

3 x

The GCF is the product of the columns shared between the two

3*x=3x