119 is a composite number. 119 = 1 x 119 or 7 x 17. Factors of 119: 1, 7, 17, 119. Prime factorization: 119 = 7 x 17.

119 is never a clue in the FIND THE FACTORS puzzles.

119 is the sum of consecutive prime numbers two ways. Each way begins with one of its prime factors!

**7** + 11 + 13 + 17 + 19 + 23 + 29 = 119 (That’s **7** consecutive primes!)

**17** + 19 + 23 + 29 + 31 = 119

Excel file of this week’s puzzles and last week’s factors: 10 Factors 2014-05-12

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