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what is prime factorization of 100?

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please show factor tree. thanks in advance
asked Dec 25, 2012 in BASIC MATH by abstain12 Apprentice
reshown Dec 25, 2012 by moderator

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Prime Factorization of 100:

Express the composite number as a product of its prime factors.

Draw the possible factor trees.

 The prime factorization of 100 is  2 · 2 · 5 · 5

The prime factorization of 100 is  2 · 2 · 5 · 5 or 22 · 52.

Note: Both trees give same reuslt. Prime facots are unique to a particular number.

 

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answered Dec 25, 2012 by ashokavf Scholar
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