Factors & Multiples

Factors & Multiples, which are special names for multipliers & products, have many uses.

Factors Text Video
Factors are integers multiplied to make Products (Factor Factor = Product). Factoring is the process of extracting factors (all, prime, or common) from products. The GCF (Greatest Common Factor) is the largest factor shared by products. Reasons to factor: To reduce fractions, simplify expressions, solve equations, and more.

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Multiples Text Video
Multiples are integers formed by multiplying a base factor by a series of factors (Base Series = Multiples). The LCM (Least Common Multiple) is the smallest multiple shared by bases. Uses for multiples: To create equivalent fractions, find the LCD (Least Common Denominator) of unlike fractions, and more.

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