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Definition of Multiples of 987
Multiples of 987 are all the numbers that when divided by 987 equal an integer. Each of the multiples of 987 are called a multiple. A multiple of 987 is created by multiplying 987 by an integer.
Therefore, to create a list of multiples of 987, you start with 1 multiplied by 987, then 2 multiplied by 987, then 3 multiplied by 987, and so on for as long as you want. Thus, the list of the first five multiples of 987 is 987, 1974, 2961, 3948, and 4935. To see a larger list of multiples of 987, see the printable image of Multiples of 987 further down on this page. We also have a category where you can choose any nth multiple of 987.
Least Common Multiple of 987 and ...
A Least Common Multiple (LCM) is the lowest multiple that two or more numbers have in common. This is also called the smallest common multiple or lowest common multiple and is useful to know when you are adding our subtracting fractions. Enter one or more numbers below (987 is already entered) to find the LCM.
Check out our LCM Calculator if you need more details about the Least Common Multiple or if you need the LCM for different numbers for adding and subtraction fractions.
Multiples of 987 vs Factors of 987
987 is a multiple of 987 and a factor of 987, but that is where the similarities end. All postive multiples of 987 are 987 or greater than 987. All positive factors of 987 are 987 or less than 987.
Below is the beginning list of multiples of 987 and the factors of 987 so you can compare:
Multiples of 987: 987, 1974, 2961, 3948, 4935, etc.
Factors of 987: 1, 3, 7, 21, 47, 141, 329, 987
As you can see, the multiples of 987 are all the numbers that you can divide by 987 to get a whole number. The factors of 987, on the other hand, are all the whole numbers that you can multiply by another whole number to get 987.
It's also interesting to note that if a number (x) is a factor of 987, then 987 will also be a multiple of that number (x).
Multiples of 987 vs Divisors of 987
The divisors of 987 are all the integers that 987 can be divided by evenly. Below is a list of the divisors of 987.
Divisors of 987: 1, 3, 7, 21, 47, 141, 329, 987
The interesting thing to note here is that if you take any multiple of 987 and divide it by a divisor of 987, you will see that the quotient is an integer.
Multiples of 987 Table
Below is an image of the first 100 multiples of 987 in a table. The table is in chronological order, column by column. The first column has the first ten multiples of 987, the second column has the next ten multiples of 987, and so on.
The Multiples of 987 Table is also referred to as the 987 Times Table or Times Table of 987. You are welcome to print out our table for your studies.
Negative Multiples of 987
Although not often discussed or needed in math, it is worth mentioning that you can make a list of negative multiples of 987 by multiplying 987 by -1, then by -2, then by -3, and so on, to get the following list of negative multiples of 987:
-987, -1974, -2961, -3948, -4935, etc.
Multiples of 987 Summary
Below is a summary of important Multiples of 987 facts that we have discussed on this page. To retain the knowledge on this page, we recommend that you read through the summary and explain to yourself or a study partner why they hold true.
There are an infinite number of multiples of 987.
A multiple of 987 divided by 987 will equal a whole number.
987 divided by a factor of 987 equals a divisor of 987.
The nth multiple of 987 is n times 987.
The largest factor of 987 is equal to the first positive multiple of 987.
987 is a multiple of every factor of 987.
987 is a multiple of 987.
A multiple of 987 divided by a divisor of 987 equals an integer.
987 divided by a divisor of 987 equals a factor of 987.
Any integer times 987 will equal a multiple of 987.
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