## # Factors of 56 (More Math Tools) Factors of 56 Number Factors: 1, 2, 4, 7, 8, 14, 28, 56 Factors of 56 in Pairs: (1 x 56) (2 x 28) (4 x 14) (7 x 8) (8 x 7) (14 x 4) (28 x 2) (56 x 1) Prime Factors of 56 : 2 * 2 * 2 * 7

### List of the Factors of 56

This list was generated by our Factor Calculator. It provides a list of the factors of 56 - eg, the definitive answer to 56. This could also be described as the divisors of 56.

### What are the factors of 56?

These are the integers which can be evenly divided into 56; 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 56?

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 56 as a product of its prime factors. For 56, this result would be:

56 = 2 x 2 x 2 x 7

### Is 56 a composite number?

Yes! 56 is a composite number. It is the product of two positive numbers other than 1 and itself.

### Is 56 a square number?

No! 56 is not a square number. The square root of this number (7.48) is not an integer.

### How many factors does 56 have?

This number has 8 factors: 1, 2, 4, 7, 8, 14, 28, 56

More specifically, shown as pairs...

(1*56) (2*28) (4*14) (7*8) (8*7) (14*4) (28*2) (56*1)

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