Lew and Sue agree on a schedule for cleaning their rooms. Lew will clean once every 3 days and Sue will clean once every 5 days, They both will clean their rooms on saturday April 1. What is the next date they will clean on the same day.
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May 6th
answered Dec 1, 2014 by Lin
April 16th.

The LCM of 3 and 5 is 15 so count 15 days from April 1st.
answered Apr 20, 2017 by Mrs. T

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