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17 is a Prime number. The only two factors of a prime number are 1 and itself.

The two factors of 17 are 1 and 17. There are only two factors of a prime number.

The only factor pair of 17 is 1 x 17. There is only one factor pair of a prime number.

The proper factors of 17 are only 1 or,

if the definition you are using excludes 1, there are none.

The only prime factor of 17 is 17. There is only one prime factor of a prime number - itself.

The only distinct prime factor (listing each prime factor only once) of 17 is 17.

The prime factorization of 17 is 17. In some cases, to emphasize that it is prime, you might write the prime factorization as 1 x 17.

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.

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