A Multiplication Based Logic Puzzle

265 and Level 5

  • 265 is a composite number.
  • Prime factorization: 265 = 5 x 53
  • The exponents in the prime factorization are 1 and 1. Adding one to each and multiplying we get (1 + 1)(1 + 1) = 2 x 2 = 4. Therefore 265 has 4 factors.
  • Factors of 265: 1, 5, 53, 265
  • Factor pairs: 265 = 1 x 265 or 5 x 53
  • 265 has no square factors that allow its square root to be simplified. √265 ≈ 16.279

Here is today’s puzzle:

2014-41 Level 5

Print the puzzles or type the factors on this excel file: 10 Factors 2014-10-13

2014-41 Level 5 Logic

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