## What is factor and product in math?

A factor is a number that divides another number, leaving no remainder. In other words, if multiplying two whole numbers gives us a product, then the numbers we are multiplying are factors of the product because they are divisible by the product. There are two methods of finding factors: multiplication and division.

### What is the product of a factor called?

A term is the product of factors. Factors may be numerical as well as algebraic (literal). Coefficient is the numerical factor in a term. Sometimes, any factor in a term is called the coefficient of the remaining part of the term.

**What is the product of two factors?**

When we multiply 2 numbers, the answer is called the product. The question “Find the product of 4 and 5” means “Find the answer to 4 x 5”. The product is also called a multiple of each of the 2 numbers that gives that product.

**How do I find a product?**

The product is the answer to a multiplication problem. You can find a product by a process called repeated addition, which is to say, by adding together the number of groups in the problem.

## What is a product in math?

The term “product” refers to the result of one or more multiplications. For example, the mathematical statement would be read ” times equals ,” where is called the multiplier, the multiplicand and is their product.

### What is multiplication factor with example?

Definition of multiplication factor : the ratio of the number of neutrons produced in a nuclear pile to the number disappearing that must equal or exceed unity for a chain reaction to take place. — called also reproduction constant, reproduction factor.

**What is the product of the factors of 4?**

Factors of 4 in Pairs

Product that Results in 4 | Pair Factors of 4 |
---|---|

1 × 4 | 1, 4 |

2 × 2 | 2, 2 |

4 × 1 | 4, 1 |

**How do you find the product?**

You can find each product of a number by multiplying it by another number. For example, 27 is a product of 9 and 3, because 9 x 3 = 27.

## Does product mean multiply?

The product of two numbers is the result you get when you multiply them together.

### What is a product of factors in algebra?

In mathematics, to factor a number or algebraic expression is to find parts whose product is the original number or expression. For instance, 12 can be factored into the product 6 × 2, or 3 × 4. The expression (x2 – 4) can be factored into the product (x + 2)(x – 2). Factor is also the name given to the parts.

**Why do we use multiplication factor?**

To arrive at actual consumption of customer, consumption registered by meter is multiplied by proportionality factor which is called Multiplying factor or MF. The ratio for CT & VT for a particular customer is designed in accordance with customer’s load requirement and load pattern.

**What is called product in maths?**

In mathematics, a product is the result of multiplication, or an expression that identifies factors to be multiplied. For example, 30 is the product of 6 and 5 (the result of multiplication), and is the product of and. (indicating that the two factors should be multiplied together).

## What is an example of a product in math?

The product of two numbers is the result you get when you multiply them together. So 12 is the product of 3 and 4, 20 is the product of 4 and 5 and so on.