Finding Prime Factors

Finding Prime Factors
Finding Prime Factors
Finding Prime Factors
Finding Prime Factors

              Finding Prime Factors

              Students learn about finding prime factors of a number.  This lesson builds on understanding what prime numbers are and basic index notation.
              Differentiated Learning Objectives
              • All students should be able to calculate the prime factors of a number.
              • Most students should be able to write a number as the product of its prime factors.
              • Some students should be able to use prime factors to solve long multiplication problems
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              Multiples, Factors, Primes and Squares
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