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# When asked to write the prime factorization of the number 27 a student wrote 9 times 3.Explain the error and write the correct answer?

Updated: 11/1/2022

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9 is not a Prime number.

3 x 3 x 3 = 27

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Q: When asked to write the prime factorization of the number 27 a student wrote 9 times 3.Explain the error and write the correct answer?
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