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The GCF of 12 and 27 is 3.

- Find the prime factorization of 12

12 = 2 × 2 × 3 - Find the prime factorization of 27

27 = 3 × 3 × 3 - To find the GCF, multiply all the prime factors common to both numbers:

Therefore, GCF = 3

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The greatest common factor (GCF) is also known as greatest common divisor (GCD) or highest common factor (HCF).

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