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The factors of 16 are not the same as the factors of 48.
The factors of 16 are 1, 2, 4, 8, and 16.
The factors of 48 are 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, 12, 16, 24, and 48.
Because 16 is a factor of 48, all the factors of 16 will also be factors of 48.

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