# Prime Factors of 990

990 is divisible by the prime number 2 which results in 495. Continuing, the number 495 is divisible by prime number 3 and the result after division will be 165. The same step can be applied 1 more time and the resultant value will be 55. Continuing, the number 55 is divisible by prime number 5 and the result after division will be 11. The result 11 cannot be divided any further as it is a prime number. Hence the prime factors of 990 are 2, 3, 3, 5, 11.

Prime Factors of 990
2, 3, 3, 5, 11
Prime Factor Tree of 990
 990  2 495  3 165  3 55  5 11

990 is divisible by the prime number 2 which results in 495. Continuing, the number 495 is divisible by prime number 3 and the result after division will be 165. The same step can be applied 1 more time and the resultant value will be 55. Continuing, the number 55 is divisible by prime number 5 and the result after division will be 11. The result 11 cannot be divided any further as it is a prime number. Hence the prime factors of 990 are 2, 3, 3, 5, 11.