Prime factorization of $$$2391$$$

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Find the prime factorization of $$$2391$$$.


Start with the number $$$2$$$.

Determine whether $$$2391$$$ is divisible by $$$2$$$.

Since it is not divisible, move to the next prime number.

The next prime number is $$$3$$$.

Determine whether $$$2391$$$ is divisible by $$$3$$$.

It is divisible, thus, divide $$$2391$$$ by $$${\color{green}3}$$$: $$$\frac{2391}{3} = {\color{red}797}$$$.

The prime number $$${\color{green}797}$$$ has no other factors then $$$1$$$ and $$${\color{green}797}$$$: $$$\frac{797}{797} = {\color{red}1}$$$.

Since we have obtained $$$1$$$, we are done.

Now, just count the number of occurences of the divisors (green numbers), and write down the prime factorization: $$$2391 = 3 \cdot 797$$$.


The prime factorization is $$$2391 = 3 \cdot 797$$$A.