PRIME FACTORS OF 132
The prime factors of 132 are 2, 3 and 11.
Factor trees can be used to identify the prime factors of a number. The diagram below shows the factor tree of 132.
Prime factors are the numbers at the endpoints. For 132, these numbers are 2, 3 and 11.
The prime factorization of 132 is 22 × 3 × 11.
132 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.