# Factors of 987

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The number 987 is a composite number because 987 can be divided by one, by itself and at least by 3, 7 and 47. A composite number is an integer that can be divided by at least another natural number, besides itself and 1, without leaving a remainder (divided exactly).

The factorization or decomposition of 987 = 3•7•47. Notice that here, it is written in exponential form.

The prime factors of 987 are 3, 7 and 47. It is the list of the integer's prime factors.

The number of prime factors of 987 is 3.

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