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Prime factorization of 264

What is the prime factorization of 264?

Find the prime factorization of 264

264 is divisible by 4:

264 ÷ 4 = 66

Neither 4 nor 66 are prime numbers.

See Prime numbers 1 through 100.

The prime factorization of 4 is

4 = 2 * 2

The prime factorization of 66 is

66 = 2 * 3 * 11

Therefore, the prime factorization of 264 is

264 =
2 * 2 * 2 * 3 * 11

The prime factorization of 264 using exponents

264 =
23 * 3 * 11

So, the prime factors of 264 are

2, 2, 2, 3, 11