# Factor

Written by Jerry Ratzlaff on . Posted in Mathematics

Factors are numbers you multiply together to get another number. $$\;4\times2=8\;$$

• $$\;8\;$$

Common Factor - Two or more numbers that are in common.

• factors of $$\;12\;$$ are $$\;1,\; 2,\; 3,\; 4,\;6\;$$ and $$\;12\;$$
• factors of $$\;16\;$$ are $$\;1,\; 2,\; 4,\; 8\;$$ and $$\;16\;$$