What is the HCF of 616 and 32?
The highest common factor, also known as the greatest common factor, of two or more numbers, is the largest possible number that divides the given numbers without leaving any remainder.
Answer: HCF of 616 and 32 is 8
There are a number of methods to find the HCF of any two numbers. Let us study some of them here.
Method to Find HCF of 16 and 24
We can find the HCF by the following method

Prime Factorization
HCF of 616 and 32 by Prime Factorization
Common Factors of 616 and 32:
2, 4, 8
The greatest common factor is 3
HCF of 616 and 32 is Eight
HCF of 616 and 32 by Prime Factorization
Let us represent 616 and 32 as a product of its prime numbers
Prime factorization of 616 is
2 × 2 × 2 × 7 × 11
Prime factorization of 32 is
2 × 2 × 2 × 2
Common factors = 2 x 2 x 2
HCF is the product of all such factors
HCF is 8