## TOOL: PRIME FACTORS CALCULATOR

#### PRIME FACTORS CALCULATOR

Enter a whole number greater than 1.

RESULT

The prime factors of 24 are 2 and 3.

DESCRIPTIONS

Factor trees can be used to identify the prime factors of a number. The diagram below shows the factor tree of 24.

Prime factors are the numbers at the endpoints. For 24, these numbers are 2 and 3.

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## INFORMATION

### PRIME FACTORS

A prime factor is a factor that is prime. Prime factors can be identified by checking the endpoints of a factor tree.

### WHAT IS PRIME FACTORS CALCULATOR?

Prime factors calculator,

• Finds the prime factors of the given number,
• Graphically illustrates the factors tree,
• Finds the prime factorization and
• Tells whether the given number is composite or prime.

### HOW TO USE THE PRIME FACTORS CALCULATOR?

You can use the rpime factors calculator in two ways.

• #### USER INPUTS

You can enter a whole number to the input box and click on the "CALCULATE" button. The result and explanations appaer below the calculator

• #### RANDOM INPUTS

You can click on the DIE ICON next to the input box. If you use this property, a random number is generated and entered to the calculator, automatically. You can see the result and explanations below the calculator. You can create your own examples and practice using this property.

• #### CLEARING THE INPUT BOX

To check the prime factors of another number you can clear the input box by clicking on the CLEAR button under the input box.

• You can copy the generated solution by clicking on the "Copy Text" link, appaers under the solution panel.

• Even you can download the solution as an image file with .jpg extension if you click on the "Download Solution" link at the bottom of the solution panel. You can share the downloaded image file.