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# What is the prime factor of 531?

Updated: 11/3/2022

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The prime factorization of 531 is:

32 x 59

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The prime factors are: 3,59

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### What are the factors and prime factors of 531?

531 is a composite number because it has factors other than 1 and itself. It is not a prime number.The 6 factors of 531 are 1, 3, 9, 59, 177, and 531.The factor pairs of 531 are 1 x 531, 3 x 177, and 9 x 59.The proper factors of 531 are 1, 3, 9, 59, and 177 or,if the definition you are using excludes 1, they are 3, 9, 59, and 177.The prime factors of 531 are 3, 3, and 59. Note: There is repetition of these factors, so if the prime factors are being listed instead of the prime factorization, usually only the distinct prime factors are listed.The 2 distinct prime factors (listing each prime factor only once) of 531 are 3 and 59.The prime factorization of 531 is 3 x 3 x 59 or, in index form (in other words, using exponents), 32 x 59.NOTE: There cannot be common factors, a greatest common factor, or a least common multiple because "common" refers to factors or multiples that two or more numbers have in common.1, 3, 9, 59, 177, 531

### Why is'nt 531 a prime number?

Prime factorization for 531: 1x3x3x59 As you can see 531 is divisible by 3 &amp; 9

531 = 3 * 3 * 59

### Is the prime factorization of 531?

It is: 3*3*59 = 531

531 is composite

### Is 531 prime or composite and what is the prime factorization?

3 x 3 x 59 = 531, making it composite.

3 x 3 x 59 = 531

3 x 3 x 59 = 531

### Is the number 531 prime?

531 is not a prime number. Other than itself and one, it is also divisible by 3, 9, 59, and 177.

### What is the prime factorization of 531 in exponent form?

531 = 3 * 3 * 59 = 32 * 59

531 = 3^2 x 59^1