express 36 as a product of prime factors?

now this one i was slightly confused with....as we havent got this in out revision

Answers
so with 36 we can break this down into 36 = 9x4
chloe
12 May 2011
ok so with prime factors you have to break it down until you get to prime numbers
chloe
12 May 2011
so 36 as a product of its prime factors is expressed as 36=3x3x2x2
chloe
12 May 2011
now 9 and 4 are no prime numbers so we have to break it down again into 9 = 3x3 and 4= 2x2
chloe
12 May 2011
thank you! :D
starinthehood
12 May 2011
9×4
chalton
25 July 2020
9x4
esther
04 November 2020
3×3×2×2
BEWAMBAH VERONICA BEZE
11 December 2020
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