134 is a composite number. 134 = 1 x 134 or 2 x 67. Factors of 134: 1, 2, 67, 134. Prime factorization: 134 = 2 x 67.

Here is a **C**omplicated but fascinating number fact from Wikipedia that involves **134** on BOTH sides of the equation:

Notice that each term has an 8 sub-scripted on the left side of the C and either **1**,** 3**, or **4** sub-scripted on the right side of the C. If you do all the division, multiplication and addition, you will discover that **₈**C**₁** + **₈**C**₃** + **₈**C**₄ **= 8 + 56 + 70 = **134**.

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

Excel file with puzzles and the previous week’s factor solutions: 12 Factors 2014-06-02

I love the 134 equation! 😀

Me, too. I just had to include it.