- 259 is a composite number.
- Prime factorization: 259 = 7 x 37
- The exponents in the prime factorization are 1 and 1. Adding one to each and multiplying we get (1 + 1)(1 + 1) = 2 x 2 = 4. Therefore 259 has 4 factors.
- Factors of 259: 1, 7, 37, 259
- Factor pairs: 259 = 1 x 259 or 7 x 37
- 259 has no square factors that allow its square root to be simplified. √259 ≈ 16.093

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