# What is the prime factorization of 2?

## How to use the tool

To calculate the **prime factors of 2** enter a number in the field below and press decompose:

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## Answer to the Factorization of 2

**The factorization of 2 is equal to 2**, because this is a prime number.

## Factor Tree of 2

The prime factor tree of 2 is an illustration that shows how the number 2 is decomposed into its fundamental prime factors, as 2, 3 and 5. This visual representation helps you understand the underlying structure of the number and how it is formed from smaller prime numbers.

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## Steps to Factor the Number 2

### 1. Obtaining the Prime Factors:

The number 2 is a prime number, and its only factorization is itself.

2 = 2

As 2 is a prime number, it cannot be factorized into other prime numbers.

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