The factors of 54 are the numbers that can divide 54 evenly without leaving a remainder. Here is the list of factors for the number 54:

1, 2, 3, 6, 9, 18, 27, 54

These are the positive whole numbers that divide 54 without any remainder. Additionally, 54 can also be divided by negative counterparts of these numbers, which means the factors of -54 would be the negative counterparts of the factors listed above:

-1, -2, -3, -6, -9, -18, -27, -54

So, the factors of 54 are ±1, ±2, ±3, ±6, ±9, ±18, ±27, and ±54.

## How many Factors of 54

To determine the total number of factors of 54, we can count the number of distinct combinations of its factors. The number 54 can be expressed as a product of prime factors: 54 = 2 * 3^3.

When we have a prime factorization, the total number of factors is found by adding 1 to each exponent in the prime factorization and multiplying them together. In this case, we have exponents of 1 and 3:

(1 + 1) * (3 + 1) = 2 * 4 = 8

Therefore, 54 has a total of 8 factors.

#### Factor Pairs of 54

To find the factor pairs of 54, we are looking for pairs of numbers that, when multiplied together, give a product of 54. Here are the factor pairs of 54:

1 × 54 = 54

2 × 27 = 54

3 × 18 = 54

6 × 9 = 54

9 × 6 = 54

18 × 3 = 54

27 × 2 = 54

54 × 1 = 54

So, the factor pairs of 54 are (1, 54), (2, 27), (3, 18), (6, 9), (9, 6), (18, 3), (27, 2), and (54, 1).

#### All Factors of 54 using Multiplication

To find all the factors of 54 using multiplication, you can start with the number 1 and multiply it by increasing integers until you reach 54. Here is the list of all the factors of 54 obtained through multiplication:

1 × 54 = 54

2 × 27 = 54

3 × 18 = 54

6 × 9 = 54

9 × 6 = 54

18 × 3 = 54

27 × 2 = 54

54 × 1 = 54

Therefore, the factors of 54, obtained by multiplying numbers, are 1, 2, 3, 6, 9, 18, 27, and 54.