# How do you find the GCF of #10ab, 25a#?

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Aug 11, 2017

#### Explanation:

To find the GCF, look for the factor that both terms have in common

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Aug 11, 2017

#### Explanation:

Write each term as the product of its prime factors:

Identify which factors are common to both

This method is very useful if you are working with several numbers, especially of they are large and unfamiliar.