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# Factors

## What are the prime factors of 8?

Let’s find the prime factors of 8 by first finding the factors of 8. What are the factors of 8? The factors of 8 are 1, 2, 4 & 8. These are numbers that 8 can be divided by exactly with no remainder. Out of these factors, the only number that is a prime number […]

## What are the prime factors of 28?

Once you learn how to find the prime factors of 28 you can use these skills to find the prime factors of other numbers. As a high school mathematics teacher for over 14 years I have seen first hand that the students who have mastered the skill of factoring are able to apply this to

## What are the prime factors of 100?

To find the prime factors of 100 first you need to find the factors of 100, then identify which factors are prime numbers. This article will show you how to apply these 2 skills to this problem. As a high school mathematics teacher for over 14 years, I have noticed that my students who have

## How to find Prime Numbers from 1 to 500 (includes chart, free printable worksheet and video)

Do you know what the prime numbers are between 1 and 500? If not, don’t worry! I’m here to help. In this article, I will list all of the prime numbers from 1 and 500, along with steps and a video on how to find them. Prime numbers are special because they are only divisible

## What are the Factors of 34? (3 simple methods)

Need to know the factors of 34? You are in the right place! As a math teacher since 2007, I love helping students have aha moments. Finding the factors of a number needs to become a quick skill like multiplication and division, so I have a few tips for you. I’ll show you a variety

## What is the prime factorization of 254?

Are you struggling to find the prime factorization of 254 and other numbers? You’re not alone. As a high school math teacher for over 14 years I love helping students make math fun and easy. When you’re trying to multiply or divide something, the factors involved are important. That’s why I wrote this article –

## Factor tree for 27

Learning how to draw a factor tree for 27, find the factor pairs of 27 and prime factorization of 27 is handy to know. This is a useful skill to learn in math as it is essential for other topics such as operating with fractions and simplifying expressions and solving equations in Algebra. As a

## How to Find the Greatest Common Factor of 18 and 48 in 3 simple steps

In this article, I show you 4 methods how to find the greatest common factor of 18 and 48. One of the methods is just three simple steps! As a high school maths teacher since 2007 I have found that students who know how to find the greatest common factor find other math topics easier.

## What is the difference between a factor and a multiple?

When it comes to mathematics, many people get confused between the difference between a factor and a multiple. In this article, we will clear up that confusion and help you understand the difference. A factor is simply a number that is multiplied by another number to produce a result. A multiple is the result of

## How to Factor x3 + 8: The Sum of 2 Cubes

In this article, we will discuss a method for factorizing x^3 + 8. This is the sum of 2 cubes, so it can be factorized using the sum of 2 cubes formula. We will start by learning the formula and look at some examples and tips from a maths teacher with over 10 years of