Factors and Multiples
Finding factors and multiples of numbers
helps solve many mathematical problems. It is also very useful
when working with fractions e.g. adding 1/3 and 1/2.
This section includes explanations of what factors and multiples are, prime numbers and composite numbers.
Select from the links above or from the menu options
to learn more about factors and multiples.
There are also worked examples showing how to do prime factorization
using factor trees as well using
the greatest common factor to solve problems.
Factors and Multiples Worksheets
You'll find the worksheets below under Resources section of HelpingWithMath.com
and they are also listed individually on the pages in this section
that contain related guidance and worked examples.
Number Strips/ Factor Pairs
The worksheets below are also listed in the Multiplication Worksheets section.
- Factor Pairs: 4, 6, & 8
- Factor Pairs: 9, 10, & 12
- Factor Pairs: 14, 15, & 16
- Factor Pairs: 18, 20, & 21
- Factor Pairs: 22, 24, & 25
- Factor Pairs: 28 & 30
- Factor Pairs: 32 & 36