Content Area:

Mathematics


Standard:

Number, Number Sense and Operations

Benchmark:

G. Apply and explain the use of prime factorizations, common factors, and common multiples in problem situations.

Indicator:

2. Find and use the prime factorization of composite numbers. For example: 1  Use the prime factorization to recognize the greatest common factor (GCF). 2  Use the prime factorization to recognize the least common multiple (LCM). 3  Apply the prime factorization to solve problems and explain solutions.
