#### How to Find the Factors of a Number

If they ask you to find the factors of 24, then you have to start with the question.

Can I divide 24 by 1?, 2?, 3? and so on until you get to 24.

Let's do it !

Can I divide it by 1?

Yes, then 1 is a factor.

Can I divide it by 2?

Yes, then 2 is a factor.

Can I divide it by 3?

Yes, then 3 is a factor

Can I divide it by 4?

Yes, then 4 is a factor

Can I divide it by 5?

No, then 5 is NOT a factor.

You go all the way until you reach 24.

Finally the factors of 24 are:

Factors of 24: 1,2,3,4,6,8,12,24