## # Factors of 256 (More Math Tools) Factors of 256 Number Factors: 1, 2, 4, 8, 16, 32, 64, 128, 256 Factors of 256 in Pairs: (1 x 256) (2 x 128) (4 x 64) (8 x 32) (16 x 16) (32 x 8) (64 x 4) (128 x 2) (256 x 1) Prime Factors of 256 : 2 * 2 * 2 * 2 * 2 * 2 * 2 * 2

### List of the Factors of 256

This list was generated by our Factor Calculator. It provides a list of the factors of 256 - eg, the definitive answer to 256. This could also be described as the divisors of 256.

### What are the factors of 256?

These are the integers which can be evenly divided into 256; they can be expressed as either individual factors or as factor pairs. In this case, we present them both ways.

### What is the prime factorization of 256?

A prime factorization is the result of factoring a number into a set of components which are all prime numbers. This is generally written by showing 256 as a product of its prime factors. For 256, this result would be:

256 = 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 2

### Is 256 a composite number?

Yes! 256 is a composite number. It is the product of two positive numbers other than 1 and itself.

### Is 256 a square number?

Yes! 256 is a square. Its square root is an integer, specifically 16.

### How many factors does 256 have?

This number has 9 factors: 1, 2, 4, 8, 16, 32, 64, 128, 256

More specifically, shown as pairs...

(1*256) (2*128) (4*64) (8*32) (16*16) (32*8) (64*4) (128*2) (256*1)

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