# What are all the prime factors of 144?

##### 2 Answers

Aug 9, 2016

#### Answer:

The prime factors are only

As the product of prime factors:

#### Explanation:

The question is not very clear.

The prime factors of 144 are only 2 and 3.

However, if the intention of the question was to write 144 as the product of its prime factors, we would have the following:

Aug 11, 2016

#### Answer:

From the factor tree observe that the prime factors of 144 are

#### Explanation:

If you are ever not sure about the prime factors do a quick sketch of a factor tree: