Hi, I really need help at umm prime factorization....uhh i think its like using exponents, so yeah... 36 , 81 , 65 , 19 , 24 , 18 , 40 , 75 , 27 , 32 , 49 , 25 , 42 , 104 , 55 , and 77

PLEASE HELP IF YOU CAN

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- September 10th 2009, 02:56 PMJeffrey6264Please help on 5th grade prime thingy
Hi, I really need help at umm prime factorization....uhh i think its like using exponents, so yeah... 36 , 81 , 65 , 19 , 24 , 18 , 40 , 75 , 27 , 32 , 49 , 25 , 42 , 104 , 55 , and 77

PLEASE HELP IF YOU CAN - September 10th 2009, 03:12 PMpickslides
Here's an example, I will keep reducing my factors until they are prime. Once this is done I put them into index form

Index form works as follows

and so on... - September 10th 2009, 03:17 PMJeffrey6264
- September 10th 2009, 03:35 PMpickslides
which bit could you follow? do you know the multiplication tables?

- September 10th 2009, 03:38 PMJeffrey6264
- September 10th 2009, 03:52 PMpickslides
My first post in this thread is doing exactly what you are after, study it.

Here is another example

I made 81 into factors of 9, then the 9s into factors of 3.

As I had I could say that was