To find the prime factors, it is useful to divide the number by any obvious factors. 34 is even so can divide by 2. Doing this gives us 17. That's a prime number, so cannot be divided
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The common factors of 34 and 8 are 1, 2, and 4. Thanks for using
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One way to find the prime factorization of a number is to start with the lowest prime number and see if it evenly divides the number. If it does, check whether the result of the division
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The GCF is: 2.
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