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 Prime Factorization:  The expression of a composite number as a product of prime numbers.
The scores for each team can be written as a product of prime numbers using prime factorization. A tree diagram can be helpful to find the prime factors. Try finding the prime factors of the visitor team's score. You should find that 110 = 2 * 5 * 11.

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