PRIME FACTORS OF 10
The prime factors of 10 are 2 and 5.
Factor trees can be used to identify the prime factors of a number. The diagram below shows the factor tree of 10.
Prime factors are the numbers at the endpoints. For 10, these numbers are 2 and 5.
The prime factorization of 10 is 2 × 5.
10 is a composite number.
A prime factor is a factor that is prime. Prime factors can be identified by checking the endpoints of a factor tree.