# How do you write 140 as the product of its prime factors?

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#### Explanation:

To write any number as a product of its prime factors, we should find all those **prime numbers** which when multiplied together form the number. Note that in such factorization, **prime numbers can get repeated as well**, but what is important is that

**(1)** all numbers are prime

**(2)** and their product is given number

Hence, we should divide the given number consistently by prime numbers starting with

Before we try this for given number

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As now we have all prime factors, the process is complete and prime factors of