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# What is a factor?

Factor: a number or algebraic expression by which another isexactly divisible. In the statement 9 x 4 = 36, 9 and 4 are factors of 36. A factor of a whole number is any one of… two or more whole numbers multiplied together to form that number. A prime number has no factors other than 1 and itself, and 1 has no factor other than 1. (MORE)