How do you factor 66+11 using GCF?

Dec 6, 2016

Factors of $66 + 11$ are $11 \times 7$

Explanation:

As $66$ is a multiple of $11$, GCF of $11$ and $66$ is $11$.

Hence we can write $66 + 11$ as

$11 \times 6 + 11 \times 1$ and now using distributive property of numbers

this becomes $11 \times \left(6 + 1\right) = 11 \times 7$

Hence factors of $66 + 11$ are $11 \times 7$.