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Factors of 400
Did you know that on average, children smile 400 times a day? 400 is a composite number and is a perfect square. In this short lesson, we are going to learn about the factors of 400 and the different ways to find them. We will explore more about the prime factors of 400, factors of 60, factors of 400 in pairs, and the prime factorization of 400 using interactive examples.
 Factors of 400:1, 2, 4, 5, 8, 10, 16, 20, 25, 40, 50, 80, 100, 200
 Prime Factorization of 400: 2 × 2 × 2 × 2 × 5 × 5
1.  What Are the Factors of 400? 
2.  How to Calculate the Factors of 400? 
3.  Factors of 400 by Prime Factorization 
4.  Factors of 400 in Pairs 
5.  FAQs on Factors of 400 
What Are the Factors of 400?
The factor of a number is a number that divides it completely, i.e., without leaving any remainder. The number 400 is an even composite number. Factors of 400 are all the integers that 400 can be divided into. We can also say that factors of 400 are the numbers which, when multiplied together, result in 400.
 400 = 1 × 400
 400 = 2 × 200
 400 = 4 × 100
 400 = 5 × 80
 400 = 8 × 50
 400 =10 × 40
 400 = 16 × 25
 400 = 20 × 20
Explore factors using illustrations and interactive examples.
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 Factors of 225: The factors of 225 are 1, 3, 5, 9, 15, 25, 45, 75, and 225.
 Factors of 300: The factors of 300 are 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 10, 12, 15, 20, 25, 30, 50, 60, 75, 100, 150, and 300.
 Factors of 180: The factors of 180 are 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 9, 10, 12, 15, 18, 20, 30, 36, 45, 60, 90, and 180.
 Factors of 45: The factors of 45 are 1, 5, 9, and 45.
How to Calculate the Factors of 400
 Let's begin calculating the factors of 400, starting with the whole number 1. Keep dividing 400 by each number with the help of the divisibility rules too.
 400 ÷ 1 = 400 and the remainder is 0.
 400 ÷ 2 = 200 and the remainder is 0.
 Proceeding in a similar manner we get all the factors of 400 as 1, 2, 4, 5, 8, 10, 16, 20, 25, 40, 50, 80, 100, 200 and 400.
Factors of 400 by Prime Factorization
Prime factorization means expressing a composite number as the product of its prime factors.
 To get the prime factorization of 400, we divide it by its smallest prime factor, which is 2. 400÷ 2 = 200
 Now, 200 is divided by its smallest prime factor and the quotient is obtained. 200÷ 2 = 100
 This process goes on till we get the quotient as 1.
 The prime factorization of 400 is shown below:

Let us express 400 in terms of the product of its prime factors with the help of the factor tree obtained. 400= 2 × 2 × 2 × 2 × 5 × 5 = 2^{4} × 5^{2.}. Now that we have done the prime factorization of our number, we can multiply them and get the other possible composite factors.
Think Tank
 Can a number greater than 400 be its factor?
 What is the value of 2^{5 }?
Factors of 400 in Pairs
The pair of numbers which gives 288 when multiplied is known as a factor pair of 288. Following are the factors of 288 in pairs.
The distinct factor pairs of 400 are (1,400), (2,200), (4,100), (5, 80), (8, 50), (10,40), (16,25), and (20,20).
The negative factor pairs of 400 are (1,400), (2,200), (4,100), (5, 80), (8, 50), (10,40), (16,25), and (20,20).
Important Notes
 As 400 is an even number, it will have 2 as its factor.
 Only composite numbers can have more than two factors.
 Factors of 400 are 1, 2, 4, 5, 8, 10, 16, 20, 25, 40, 50, 80, 100, 200, and 400.
Factors of 400 Solved Examples

Example 1: Jonathan was asked to list the factors of 100 and 400 and find the common factors between them.
Can you help him do it?
Solution:
Factors of 100 are 1, 2, 4, 5, 10, 20, 25, 50, and 100.
Factors of 400 are 1, 2, 4, 5, 8, 10, 16, 20, 25, 40, 50, 80, 100, 200, and 400.
We can see that 1, 2, 4, 5, 10, 20, 25, 50, and 100 are the common factors of 100 and 400.

Example 2: Rachel wants to calculate the sum of all the factors of 400. Can you help her?
Solution:
We know that the factors of 400 are 1, 2, 4, 5, 8, 10, 16, 20, 25, 40, 50, 80, 100, 200, and 400.
Thus, the sum of all the factors = 1 + 2+ 4 + 5+ 8+ 10+ 16+ 20+ 25+ 40+ 50+ 80+ 100 + 200 + 400 = 961
FAQs on Factors of 400
What are the factors of 400?
The factors of 400 are 1, 2, 4, 5, 8, 10, 16, 20, 25, 40, 50, 80, 100, 200, and 400.
Is 400 a perfect square?
A perfect square is a number that is the product of two same numbers.
20 × 20 = 400
Therefore, 400 is a perfect square.
What are the factors of 200?
The factors of 200 are 1, 2, 4, 5, 8, 10, 20, 25, 40, 50, 100, and 200.
What are the prime factors of 400?
The prime factors of 400 are 2 and 5.
What are the factors of 25?
The factors are 25 are 1, 5, and 25.
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