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No. A number cannot be both a factor and a multiple of another number. A number can be multiple and factor of itself, but nothing else.

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Q: If a number is a factor of another number can it be a multiple also of the same number?
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What is a multiple factor?

A factor is a number or algebraic expression by which another is exactly divisible. A multiple is a number that can be divided by another number without a remainder. A multiple factor is an oxymoron.

When a number is both a factor and a multiple what is it called?

A prime number is both a factor of itself and also a multiple of itself.

What is the relationship between a factor and a multiple?

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Is a common factor a number that goes into another number without having any remainders?

No, that's just a factor. A common factor is when that factor is also a factor of another number.

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Because 2 is a factor of 4. If a number is a multiple of four, when you add that it is a multiple of 2 there is no extra information, no additional factor.

What number is a factor a 48 and the number is also a multiple of 6 and the sum of the digits of this number equals 3?


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What is the multiple of one number but is also multiples of another number called?

They are common multiples.

What number is both a factor and a multiple of 28?

28 is a factor of 28, as 28/28 = 1. 28 is also a multiple of 28, as 28*1 = 28.

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There is no such number. If a multiple of 4 is a factor of 30, then 4 must also be a factor of 30, but 4 is not a factor of 30 (the factors of 30 are: 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 10, 15, 30), thus no such number exists.

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