- 214 is a composite number.
- Prime factorization: 214 = 2 x 107
- The exponents in the prime factorization are 1 and 1. Adding one to each and multiplying we get (1 + 1) x (1 + 1) = 2 x 2 = 4. Therefore 214 has 4 factors.
- Factors of 214: 1, 2, 107, 214
- Factor pairs: 214 = 1 x 214 or 2 x 107
- Since 214 has no square factors, the square root of 214 cannot be simplified. √214 ≈ 14.629

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