randRange( 2, 14 ) floor( randRange( 50, 200 ) / B ) FACTOR * B getPrimeFactorization( A ) getPrimeFactorization( B ) (function() { var wrongs = []; var i = 2; while( i < 15 ) { if ( A % i !== 0 ) { wrongs.push( i ); } i++; } var shuffled = shuffle( wrongs, 4 ); shuffled.push( B ); return shuffled; })() sortNumbers( WRONGFACTORS )

Which of the following numbers is a factor of A?

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B

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By definition, a factor of a number will divide evenly into that number. We can start by dividing A by each of our answer choices.

A \div WRONG = floor( A / WRONG )\text{ R }( A % WRONG )

The only answer choice that divides into A with no remainder is B. \quadFACTOR * B = A.

We can check our answer by looking at the prime factorization of both numbers. Notice that the prime factors of B are contained within the prime factors of A.

Therefore the only factor of A out of our choices is B. We can say that A is divisible by B.

randRange( 2, 14 ) floor( randRange( 50, 120 ) / B ) FACTOR * B getPrimeFactorization( A ) getPrimeFactorization( B ) (function() { var wrongs = []; while( wrongs.length < 4 ) { var i = randRange( 40, 120 ); if ( i % B !== 0 ) { wrongs.push( i ); } } var shuffled = shuffle( wrongs, 4 ); shuffled.push( A ); return shuffled; })() sortNumbers( WRONGMULTIPLES )

Which of the following numbers is a multiple of B?

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A

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The multiples of B are B, B*2, B*3, B*4.....

In general, any number that leaves no remainder when divided by B is considered a multiple of B.

We can start by dividing each of our answer choices by B.

WRONG \div B = floor( WRONG / B )\text{ R }( WRONG % B )

The only answer choice that leaves no remainder after the division is A. \quadFACTOR * B = A.

We can check our answer by looking at the prime factorization of both numbers. Notice that the prime factors of B are contained within the prime factors of A.