# What are the factors and prime factors of 235?

235 is a composite number because it has factors other than 1 and itself.

The 4 **factors** of 235 are 1, 5, 47 and 235.

The **factor pairs** of 235 are 1 * 235 and 5 * 47.

The **proper factors** of 235 are 1, 5, and 47 or,

if the definition you are using excludes 1, they are 5 and 47.

The **prime factors** of 235 are 5 and 47.

The **distinct prime factors** of 235 are also 5 and 47 since
there is no repetition of factors.

The **prime factorization** of 235 is: 235 = 5 * 47 .