Factor

Written by Jerry Ratzlaff. Posted in Mathematics

Factors are numbers you multiply together to get another number. \( \;4\times2=8\;  \)

  • \( \;8\;  \)

Common Factor - Two or more numbers that are in common.

  • factors of \(\;12\; \) are \(\;1,\; 2,\; 3,\; 4,\;6\; \) and \(\;12\; \)
  • factors of \(\;16\; \) are \( \;1,\; 2,\; 4,\; 8\; \) and \(\;16\; \)