Factor (noun)

My Definition

Key Characteristics

The following are true of factor (noun):

- When multiplying two or more numbers, variables, or expressions, the result is called a product.
- It is an integer that divides into another integer without a remainder.

Example

4 x 5 = 20

20 ÷ 5 = 4

20 ÷ 4 = 5

The numbers 4 and 5 are factors of 20.

2 x 2 x 5 = 20

The numbers 2, 2, and 5 are factors of 20.

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Factor (noun) Card Sort Activity

Non-example

4 + 5 = 9

The numbers 4 and 5 are addends for the sum of 9.

TEKS: 3(5)(D); A(7)(B); A(10)(E); A2(7)(D); A2(7)(E); AR(4)(D)