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the multiple means the number used to multiply. And the factor means a number to multiply or divide by

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What does factor x factor multiple mean in math?

It shows the relationship of factors to multiples. A factor times a factor equals a multiple of both of those factors.

In math what is the opposite of factor?


What is multiple expressed by an exponent in math mean?

it means that it is something about math

What lowest common factor of 128 and 5?

I'm not sure what you mean by lowest common factor, typically math teacher will ask for least common multiple or greatest common factor on your homework.While the lowest common factor is 1, 1 is also the greatest common factor. The least common multiple is 640.

What does a factor mean and not the math kind?

a part of something. "the main factor".

What does the math term for common multiple mean?

the base.

What did LCM mean in math?

Lowest common multiple

What does a factor number mean?

A factor usaully is a math term meaning a number

What does GCF mean in math?

Greatest Common Factor

Find the least great factor?

In math, there is a least common multiple and a greatest common factor. These terms are used with two or more numbers. "Least" refers to lowest and "greatest" refers to largest. A "least great factor" would mean something like the smallest large factor.

What does LMC mean in math?

LCM means lowest common multiple

What does factor in 4th grade math mean?

a factor in forth grade is the number you multulplie the other number by.

What does H C F mean in math?

GREATEST common factor

Do you always multiply to get a multiple?

Not exactly. You can use the factor tree method to find the least common multiple of two numbers. I'm not a nerd so I'm not a math genius. That would be a good question for a math teacher!

What does LCM mean in math terms?

I think it means Least Common Multiple...

What does a multiple mean in math?

a number that can be divided by another number without a remainder

What math can you figure out which Latin words mean many?

multiply, multiplication, multiple

In math what does the word multiple mean?

It mean the product of a given whole number and another whole number.

What is the word factor mean in math?

A factor is a number or quantity that when multiplied with another produces a given number or expression.

What does factor mean in math?

a number or algebraic expression by which another is exactly divisible.

What does the word factor mean in math terms?

a number that can go into another number.

What does factor mean not in math?

a circumstance, fact, or influence that contributes to a result or outcome

Why is 45 a multiple of each factor?

If you mean "each of its factors", then you might say "by definition". If a number is a factor of another number, then that means that the other number is a multiple.

Does the greatest common multiple mean the same as greatest common factor?


Can a multiple be a factor?

Only if the multiple, the factor and the original number are all the same. 10 is a multiple and factor of 10.