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anonymous
 one year ago
Determine the prime factorization of 60.
A.
22 • 11
B.
2 • 32 • 5
C.
23 • 11
D.
22 • 3 • 5
anonymous
 one year ago
Determine the prime factorization of 60. A. 22 • 11 B. 2 • 32 • 5 C. 23 • 11 D. 22 • 3 • 5

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DanJS
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1those 23 32 22 are really multiplied right?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ohhh no there squared sorry forgot to mention that

DanJS
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1since 60 is even , start dividing by 2 as many times as you can

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0sorry about that. :p

DanJS
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1keep pulling out 2's until you cant (have a odd number) 60 = 2 * 30 = 2 * 2 * 15

DanJS
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1you want to break 60 down into a product of prime numbers...

DanJS
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.160 = 2 * 30 = 2 * 2 * 15 = 2 * 2 * 3 * 5

DanJS
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.12, 3, and 5 are all prime... 60 = 2^2 * 3 * 5

DanJS
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Or, Since they give you multiple choice, you can see if only 1 totals 60 A) 2^2 * 11 = 44 B) 2 * 3^2 * 5 = 90 C) 2^3 * 11 = 88 D) 60
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