# Prime Factors of 900

900 is divisible by the prime number 2 which results in 450. The same step can be applied 1 more time and the resultant value will be 225. Continuing, the number 225 is divisible by prime number 3 and the result after division will be 75. The same step can be applied 1 more time and the resultant value will be 25. Continuing, the number 25 is divisible by prime number 5 and the result after division will be 5. The result 5 cannot be divided any further as it is a prime number. Hence the prime factors of 900 are 2, 2, 3, 3, 5, 5.

Prime Factors of 900
2, 2, 3, 3, 5, 5
Prime Factor Tree of 900
 900  2 450  2 225  3 75  3 25  5 5

900 is divisible by the prime number 2 which results in 450. The same step can be applied 1 more time and the resultant value will be 225. Continuing, the number 225 is divisible by prime number 3 and the result after division will be 75. The same step can be applied 1 more time and the resultant value will be 25. Continuing, the number 25 is divisible by prime number 5 and the result after division will be 5. The result 5 cannot be divided any further as it is a prime number. Hence the prime factors of 900 are 2, 2, 3, 3, 5, 5.