finding a factor of a number is a very very easy process and here we will find the factor of number 72.

**72 is a composite number and has both prime and composite factors****1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, 9, 12, 18, 24, 36 and 72**.**are
Factors of 72 **

**All factor pairs of 72**

**1 x 72 = 72**

**2 x 36 = 72**

**3 x 24 = 72 **

**4 x 18 = 72**

**6 x 12 = 72 **

**8 x 9 = 72**

These numbers completely divide 72 into equal parts with no remainders left. Read the FAQs to understand more.

all factors of 72

**Frequently Asked Questions
( FAQs )**

**What are the prime factors
of 72?**

Prime factors of 72 are those prime numbers that perfectly divides 72 into equal parts.

**2 and 3 are the prime factors of 72** as 2 and 3 are prime
numbers.

**What are composite or
nonprime factors of number 72? **

Composite factors of 72 are those composite numbers that perfectly divide 72 into equal parts.

**4, 6, 8, 9, 12, 18, 24, 36 and 72 ****are the
composite factor of 72**.

**What is the ****prime factorization**** of 72?**

72 = 2 × 2 × 2 × 3 × 3.is the prime factorization of 72.

**Is 72 a factor of 72?**

Yes, because every number is a factor of itself therefore 72 is a factor of itself.

**How many factors does 72
have?**

72 has a total of 12 factors among them 2 and 3 are prime factors and
4, 6, 8, 9, 12, 18, 24, 36 and **72** are the composite factors.

**Is 72 a prime number?**

No, 72 is not a prime number as it has other factors than 1 and itself. Also, it is an even number i.e. it will be completely divisible by 2.

**What are multiples of 72?**

1,2,3,4,6,8,9,12,18,24,36 and **72** are
multiples of 72

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