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What Are the Factors of 12?

The factors of 12 are 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 12.

The way to calculate the factors of 12 is as follows. First, every number is divisible by itself and 1.


  1. Try 1. 1 x 12 = 12, so put these into our factor list.
    1...12

  2. Take 2. 2 x 6 = 12, which means we add these to our factor list.
    12...612

  3. Now take 3. 3 x 4 = 12, so now we put these in our list of factors.
    123...4612

  4. Now, since we don't have any more numbers to try, we're done!
    1234612


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