answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

The factors of 51 are 1, 3, 17, and 51.

The factors of 119 are 1, 7, 17, and 119.

The factors they have in common are 1 and 17. Therefore the greatest common factor is 17.

The greatest common factor can also be determined from the prime factors.

The prime factors of 51 are 3 and 17.

The prime factors of 119 are 7 and 17.

The prime factors they have in common are a single 17, so the greatest common factor is 17.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2008-12-29 12:40:53
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides

Algebra

20 cards

A polynomial of degree zero is a constant term

The grouping method of factoring can still be used when only some of the terms share a common factor A True B False

The sum or difference of p and q is the of the x-term in the trinomial

A number a power of a variable or a product of the two is a monomial while a polynomial is the of monomials

โžก๏ธ
See all cards
3.74
โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…
1200 Reviews

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: What is the greatest common factor of 51 and 119?
Write your answer...
Submit
Still have questions?
magnify glass
imp
People also asked