Prime and Composite Numbers, Prime Factorization

Pupils research prime and composite numbers. With a partner, students use graph paper to draw rectangles of various sizes. They list the dimensions of rectangles and discuss how the dimensions relate to the factors of each number. Pupils perform the prime factorization of numbers. They find the Greatest Common Factor (GCF) of numbers.

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Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
Arithmetic & Pre-Algebra
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