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# What is the greatest common factor of 2 and 38?

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###### August 02, 2015 1:01AM

The GCF is 2.

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### What is the greatest common factor of 38 and 76?

A factor is a divisor - a number that will evenly divide into
another number. The greatest common factor of two or more numbers
is the largest factor that both numbers have in common.
One way to determine the common factors and greatest common
factor is to find all the factors of the numbers and compare
them.
The factors of 38 are 1, 2, 19, and 38.
The factors of 76 are 1, 2, 4, 19, 38, and 76.
The common factors are 1, 2, 19, and 38. Therefore, the greatest
common factor is 38.
The GCF is 38.
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The GCF is 38.