# How do you find prime factorization of a number?

##### 1 Answer

Please see below.

#### Explanation:

To find prime factorization of a number, e have to first identify a prime number, which divides the given number. May times, it is easy if the number is divisible by

Once a prime number is identified, as the number is a factor of given number, divide the number by this and find the quotient. Now try more prime factors of the quotient and go on till you find all the prime factors.

For example number

Dividing

Hence prime factors of