# Greatest Common Factor of 84 and 126

Greatest common factor (GCF) of 84 and 126 is 42.

GCF(84,126) = 42

We will now calculate the prime factors of 84 and 126, than find the greatest common factor (greatest common divisor (gcd)) of the numbers by matching the biggest common factor of 84 and 126.

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## Prime Factorization of 84

Prime factors of 84 are 2, 3, 7. Prime factorization of 84 in exponential form is:

84 = 22 × 31 × 71

## Prime Factorization of 126

Prime factors of 126 are 2, 3, 7. Prime factorization of 126 in exponential form is:

126 = 21 × 32 × 71

### Factors of 84

List of positive integer factors of 84 that divides 84 without a remainder.

1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 12, 14, 21, 28, 42

### Factors of 126

List of positive integer factors of 126 that divides 84 without a remainder.

1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 9, 14, 18, 21, 42, 63

### Greatest Common Factor

We found the factors and prime factorization of 84 and 126. The biggest common factor number is the GCF number.
So the greatest common factor 84 and 126 is 42.

Also check out the Least Common Multiple of 84 and 126