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posted by Ali

1. Is it possible for a composite number to have more than one prime factorization?



2. Is it possible for a number to have no prime factors? Why?



3. Give an example of how prime factorization could be used in the real world

  1. Damon

    1. I can not imagine how.

    2. no, the lowest is itself and one

    3. How many ways can you divide up 12 cookies?

  2. Ali

    thank you, Damon but is there any way i can get it in a way that is more advanced?

  3. Damon

    LOL, the simpler the more advanced :)

  4. Ali

    and you can divide it 5 times

  5. Damon

    12= 2*6 = 2*2*3
    so
    1, 2 , 3 , 12

    12 and 1
    2 and 6
    3 and 4

  6. Damon

    oh
    2 and 2 and 3
    any more?

  7. Ali

    there are more questions is there anyway you can tag people in it?

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