# 49 Prime Factorization

49 prime factorization provides more information on if 49 is a prime number, what are all the prime factors of 49. The given **integer 49 is a composite number** since it has more factors than 1 and the number itself. In other words, 49 is divisible by more factors than 1 and the number itself.

__Prime factors of 49__

49 = (?)

49 = 7 x 7

Hence,

{7, 7} are the prime factors of 49.

The product of factors {7, 7} form the given positive integer 49.