# 216 Prime Factorization

216 prime factorization provides more information on if 216 is a prime number, what are all the prime factors of 216. The given **integer 216 is a composite number** since it has more factors than 1 and the number itself. In other words, 216 is divisible by more factors than 1 and the number itself.

__Prime factors of 216__

216 = (?)

216 = 2 x 2 x 2 x 3 x 3 x 3

Hence,

{2, 2, 2, 3, 3, 3} are the prime factors of 216.

The product of factors {2, 2, 2, 3, 3, 3} form the given positive integer 216.