# Factors Of 51| See The Complete Factors Of 51(Positive & Negative)

Have you wondered what the factors of 51 are? 51 is an odd number and its factors are not may like a typical even number that can have more than three(3) odd numbers. In this article, we would provide a complete list of factors of 51 including positive and negative factors.

# What Are The Factors Of 51?

The factors of 51 are those numbers that would divide 51 without any remainder and the best way to know if a number is a factor of 51 is to divide it by 51 and if the remainder is 0, then it is a factor of 51. We earlier stated that we would provide a list of the positive and negative factors of 51.

# Positive Factors Of 51

The positive factors of 51 include 1, 3, 17, and 51 and this is because:

1 * 51 = 51
3 * 17 = 51
17 * 3 = 51
51 * 1 = 51

# Negative Factors Of 51

These are negative numbers that when multiplied would give 51 and the negative factors of 51 include -1, -3, -17, and -51 also, this is because:

-1 * -51 = 51
-3 * -17 = 51
-17 * -3 = 51
-51 * -1 = 51

You might have seen 1 appear and wondered why it is there well, 1 is a factor of any number and your listing would not be complete without 1. From the above, we can say that there are four factors of 51.

# Factor Pairs Of 51

What are factor pairs? This simply means pairs of factors that can be multiplied to get 51 and the factor pairs of 51 include:

1, 51 because 1 * 51 = 51
3, 17 because 3 * 17 = 51
17, 3 because 17 * 3 = 51
51, 1 because 51 * 1 = 51

We listed the positive pairs above and the negative pairs are outlined below:

-1, -51 because -1 * -51 = 51
-3, -17 because -3 * -17 = 51
-17, -3 because -17 * -3 = 51
-51, -1 because -51 * -1 = 51