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What is the biggest factor of 24 less than 24?

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What are pairs of numbers less than 40 that have a greatest common factor of 12?

12 and 24 12 and 36 24 and 36


What number is the greatest common factors of a number under 50?

If we are trying to find the two numbers less than 50 with the greatest common factor, we need to pick two numbers with a larger difference between them, since the greatest common factor between two numbers cannot be greatest than the difference between the two numbers. To create a large difference, we will want one number to be close in value to 50. And, for the greatest common factor, we want the other number itself to be the greatest common factor. The greatest common factor that the larger number can have (since it is larger and thus cannot be the greatest common factor itself) is the number which is half its value. So, if we choose the even number closest in value to 50, we get 48. Then, if we take half of it, we get 24. The greatest common factor of 24 and 48 is 24. This is the largest possible greatest common factor of a pair of numbers less than 50.


What is the greatest common factor of 24 and 48?

24 is a factor of 48, and 24 is the largest possible factor of itself, so 24 is the greatest common factor.The GCF or Greatest Common Factor would be 24.24 = (2)(2)(2)(3)48 = (2)(2)(2)(3)(2)(2)(2)(2)(3) = 24


24 is the greatest common factor of what number?

24 is not the greatest common factor of any single number. Common factors are the factors that two or more numbers have in common. The greatest common factor is the largest factor that two or more numbers have in common. There cannot be any common factors or a greatest common factor of a single number. There must be at least two number for common factors and a greatest common factor. Example: The greatest common factor of 24 and 48 is 24. The greatest common factor of 60 and 144 is 24. The greatest common factor of 240 and 264 is 24.