Find the greatest common factor between 24 and 112

We need to find the greatest common factor between 24 and 112

So let us factories the given numbers

Onthe prime factorization of 24, we get

24 = 2 × 2 × 2 × 3
On theprime factorization of 112
112 = 2 × 2 × 2 × 2 × 7
To find the greatest common factor between these two numbers we will multiply all the common prime factorsof both the numbers

Hence,greatest common factor = 2 × 2 × 2
greatest common factor of 24 and 112= 8

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