**Class 5 – Maths – Multiple Ill Factor**

**Summary:**

**• Multiple:** Multiple means to write the table of that number.

For example:

Multiples of 2: 2, 4, 6, 8, 10,12,

Multiples of 5: 5,10,15, 20, 25,

• Here, 10 is the lowest or smallest common multiple of 2 and 5.

**• Factor:** A number which can divide another number exactly is called the factor of the second number.

For example; the number 36 can be exactly divided by following numbers:

1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 9,12, 18 and 36

It means that these numbers are the factors of 36.

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