Asked in Numbers
Can a multiple of a number be greater than the number itself?
If it's a whole-number "multiple" and the number itself is positive, then the multiple is always greater than the number itself. ...
Asked in Math and Arithmetic
Write the first multiple of 5?
The first one is 5x1=5 the next is 5x2=10 The number itself is always the first multiple. This is important because when finding a common multiple, one needs to consider the number itself as a multiple Example: Find the least common multiple of 5 and 10, the answer is 10 since it is a multiple of itself and 5xs2 is 10. ...