# Factor Trees

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Any composite number can be represented in terms of a product of primes. This Demonstration illustrates a procedure for finding the prime factorization of a whole number by successively dividing by the smallest prime possible.

Contributed by: Jesse Nochella (March 2011)

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Published: March 7 2011