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Math Factor: Definition & Explanation

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Which is a factor of 36?

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1. Which of the following is a factor of 136?

2. Which is a factor of 16?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Factoring provides a set of numbers that you can multiply together to reach a desired number, whether the desired number is positive or negative, and this quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your understanding of how to obtain factors. The questions on the quiz will test you on your ability to find and identify factors of a given number.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you'll be tested on:

  • Identifying possible factors of a number
  • Determining whether a number is a factor of another number
  • Recalling the relationship between positive and negative factors in any given number

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet will test your skills in the following areas:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw and retain the pertinent information on factoring from the related lesson
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts, such as what you've learned about positive and negative factors, to examine information about the possible factors of a number in a different light
  • Problem solving - use your acquired knowledge to solve practice problems involving identifying and finding factors
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about factoring, specifically the significance of 1 as a factor and the relationship between positive and negative factors of any given number

Additional Learning

To learn more about factoring, review the accompanying lesson titled Math Factors: Definition & Explanation. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define math factors
  • Idenitfy the process of factoring using multiplication tables for smaller numbers and division for larger numbers
  • Understand the relationship between positive and negative factors of a given number
  • Differentiate between the process of factoring a positive number and a negative number
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