FACTOR TREE OF 32
Factorization tree of 32 is shown below.
(32 = 25)
The only prime factor of 32 is 2
Prime factorization of 32 is as following.
Without Exponents: 32 = 2 × 2 × 2 × 2 × 2
With Exponents: 32 = 25
In addition to the upside-down division method, in order to produce the prime factorization of a composite number, we can use factor trees.
At every step, we find two factors of a composite number at one of the ends of the tree. We repeat the process until all ends are prime.