# In the problem 12 + 58 = 70, 12 and 58 are called factors. true false

In the problem 12 + 58 = 70, 12 and 58 are called factors. true false

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1. Expert says:

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2. kenleighbrooke67 says:

Hi there!

It is false.

"Factors" are related to multiplication and not to addition because by definition "factors" are those numbers which when multiplied together give you another number called a product.

For addition, the numbers that are added together to give another number (called the sum) are called addends.

There you go! I really hope this helped, if there's anything just let me know! 🙂

3. ecarter8967 says:

No I don't think it is called factors

4. Expert says:

i think its a and d

step-by-step explanation:

5. josiesolomonn1615 says:

False

Step-by-step explanation:

70 is larger than 58  to be a factor and that makes the point that this is false.

6. h2o12 says:

True they are factors