# Prime Factors of 1080

1080 is divisible by the prime number 2 which results in 540. The same step can be applied 2 more times and the resultant value will be 135. Continuing, the number 135 is divisible by prime number 3 and the result after division will be 45. The same step can be applied 2 more times and the resultant value will be 5. The result 5 cannot be divided any further as it is a prime number. Hence the prime factors of 1080 are 2, 2, 2, 3, 3, 3, 5.

Prime Factors of 1080
2, 2, 2, 3, 3, 3, 5
Prime Factor Tree of 1080
 1080  2 540  2 270  2 135  3 45  3 15  3 5

1080 is divisible by the prime number 2 which results in 540. The same step can be applied 2 more times and the resultant value will be 135. Continuing, the number 135 is divisible by prime number 3 and the result after division will be 45. The same step can be applied 2 more times and the resultant value will be 5. The result 5 cannot be divided any further as it is a prime number. Hence the prime factors of 1080 are 2, 2, 2, 3, 3, 3, 5.