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# How are factors different from factor pairs-?

Updated: 4/28/2022

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How they're listed.

The factors of 20 are 1, 2, 4, 5, 10, 20

The factor pairs of 20 are (20,1)(10,2)(5,4)

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Factors can be listed singly or in pairs. The factors of 6 are 1, 2, 3, 6 The factor pairs of 6 are (6,1)(3,2)

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