Examples on Highest Common Factor



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1. Find the highest common factor (H.C.F) of 15 (Fifteen) and 35 (Thirty five). 

Solution:

Factors of 15 (Fifteen) = 1, 3, 5 and 15. 

Factors of 35 (Thirty five) = 1, 5, 7 and 35. 

Therefore, common factor of 15 (Fifteen) and 35 (Thirty five) = 1 and 5. 

Highest common factor (H.C.F) of 15 (Fifteen) and 35 (Thirty five) = 5. 



2. Find the highest common factor (H.C.F) of 21 (Twenty one) and 35 (Thirty five). 

Solution:

Factors of 21 (Twenty one) = 1, 3, 7and 21. 

Factors of 35 (Thirty five) = 1, 5, 7 and 35. 

Therefore, common factor of 21 (Twenty one) and 35 (Thirty five) = 1 and 7. 

Highest common factor (H.C.F) of 21 (Twenty one) and 35 (Thirty five) = 7. 



3. Find the highest common factor (H.C.F) of 30 (Thirty) and 24 (Twenty four). 

Solution:

Factors of 30 (Thirty) = 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 10, 15 and 30. 

Factors of 24 (Twenty four) = 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, 12 and 24. 

Therefore, common factor of 30 (Thirty) and 24 (Twenty four = 1, 2, 3, and 6. 

Highest common factor (H.C.F) of 30 (Thirty) and 24 (Twenty four = 6. 


4. Find the highest common factor (H.C.F) of 33 (Thirty three) and 55 (Fifty five). 

Solution:

Factors of 33 (Thirty three) = 1, 3, 11 and 33. 

Factors of 55 (Fifty five) = 1, 5, 11 and 55. 

Therefore, common factor of 33 (Thirty three) and 55 (Fifty five) = 1 and 11. 

Highest common factor (H.C.F) of 33 (Thirty three) and 55 (Fifty five) = 11. 



5. Find the highest common factor (H.C.F) of 50 (Fifty) and 70 (Seventy). 

Solution:

Factors of 50 (Fifty) = 1, 2, 5, 10, 25 and 50. 

Factors of 70 (Seventy) = 1, 2, 5, 14, 7, 10, 35 and 70. 

Therefore, common factor of 50 (Fifty) and 70 (Seventy) = 1, 2, 5, 10. 

Highest common factor (H.C.F) of 50 (Fifty) and 70 (Seventy) = 10.




6. Find the highest common factor (H.C.F) of 12 (Twelve), 18 (Eighteen) and 24 (Twenty four). 

Solution:

Factors of 12 (Twelve), = 1, 2, 3, 4, 6 and 12. 

Factors of 18 (Eighteen) = 1, 2, 3, 6, 9 and 18. 

Factors of 24 (Twenty four) = 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, 12 and 24. 

Therefore, common factor of 12 (Twelve), 18 (Eighteen) and 24 (Twenty four) = 1, 2, 3 and 6. 

Highest common factor (H.C.F) of 12 (Twelve), 18 (Eighteen) and 24 (Twenty four) = 6. 



7. Find the highest common factor (H.C.F) of 22 (Twenty two), 33(Thirty three) and 55(Fifty five).

Solution:

Factors of 22 (Twenty two) = 1, 2, 11 and 22.

Factors of 33(Thirty three) = 1, 3, 11 and 33.

Factors of 55(Fifty five) = 1, 5, 11 and 55.

Therefore, common factor of 22 (Twenty two), 33(Thirty three) and 55(Fifty five) = 1 and 11.

Highest common factor (H.C.F) of 22 (Twenty two), 33(Thirty three) and 55(Fifty five) = 11.



8. Find the highest common factor (H.C.F) of 75 (Seventy five) and 125 (One hundred twenty five).

Solution:

Factors of 75 (Seventy five) = 1, 3, 5, 15, 25 and 75.

Factors of 125 (One hundred twenty five) = 1, 5, 25, and 125.

Therefore, common factor of 75 (Seventy five) and 125 (One hundred twenty five) = 1, 5 and 25.

Highest common factor (H.C.F) of 75 (Seventy five) and 125 (One hundred twenty five) = 25.



9. Find the highest common factor (H.C.F) of 100 and 150.

Solution:

Factors of 100 = 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 50 and 100.

Factors of 150 (one hundred fifty) =1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 10, 15, 25, 30, 50, 75 and 150.

Therefore, common factor of 100 and 150 = 1, 2, 3, 5, 10 and 50.

Highest common factor (H.C.F) of 900 and 270 = 50.



10. Find the highest common factor (H.C.F) of 900 (Nine hundred) and 270 (Two hundred seventy).

Solution:

Factors of 900 (Nine hundred) = 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, 10, 12, 15, 18, 20, 25, 30, 36, 45, 50, 60, 75, 90, 100, 150, 180, 225, 300, 450 and 900.

Factors of 270 (Two hundred seventy) =1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 9, 10, 15, 18, 27, 30, 45, 54, 90, 135 and 270.

Therefore, common factor of 900 (Nine hundred) and 270 (Two hundred seventy) = 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 9, 10, 15, 18, 30, 45 and 90.

Highest common factor (H.C.F) of 900 (Nine hundred) and 270 (Two hundred seventy) = 90.



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