Types of Numbers



there are many different types of numbers and mathematical operations that can be carried out on them.


Key Skills

  • list the multiples of a number
  • list the factors of a number
  • write a number as a product of its prime factors
  • test whether a number is prime
  • find the reciprocalsquare and square root of a number
  • write a number in standard form


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