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550 prime factorization

What is the prime factorization of 550?

Find the prime factorization of 550

550 is divisible by 10:

550 ÷ 10 = 55

See Divisibility criteria for 10.

Neither 10 nor 55 are prime numbers.

See Prime numbers 1 through 100.

The prime factorization of 10 is

10 = 2 * 5

See 10 prime factorization.

The prime factorization of 55 is

55 = 5 * 11

See 55 prime factorization.

Therefore, the prime factorization of 550 is

550 =
2 * 5 * 5 * 11

The prime factorization of 550 using exponents

550 = 2 * 52 * 11

So, the prime factors of 550 are

2, 5, 5, 11