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posted by Sumare Monday, July 15, 2013 at 5:25pm.

How do I find the Prime Factorization for the number 2002?

divide by larger and larger primes till you get a quotient of 1. 2002/2 = 1001 2 does not divide 1001 3,5 do not divide 1001 1001/7 = 143 7 does not divide 143 143/11 = 13 11 does not divide 13 13/13 = 1 So, 2002 = 2x7x11x13

http://www.mathwarehouse.com/arithmetic/numbers/prime-number/prime-factorization.php?number=2002#primeFactorization

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