# Understand how to Count Factors

In this worksheet, students will state how many factors a number has.

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Number: Multiplication and Division

Curriculum subtopic:   Identify Multiples and Factors

Popular topics:   Numbers worksheets, Factors worksheets

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#### Worksheet Overview

A number such as 6 has 4 factors, shown in pairs on the legs of this factor spider.

1 x 6 and 2 x 3 both equal 6.

The number 12 has 6 factors, shown on the legs of this factor spider.

Look at the factor spider for the number 9, which has 3 factors.
Note that the factor 3 should only be counted once.

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