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No. Prime numbers are a subset of whole numbers.

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Q: Are whole numbers and prime numbers the same?
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What is the same thing about composite and prime numbers?

They are whole numbers.

How do you change whole numbers to prime numbers?

You don't. All prime numbers are also whole numbers.

Are whole numbers prime?

No because whole numbers that have only two factors are prime numbers

Do all prime number have to be whole number?

Yes, prime numbers are whole numbers, by definition.

What anwer 1.360 prime numbers?

Only integers or whole numbers have prime factors.

Is 44.1 a prime number?

No, prime numbers refer to whole numbers, not decimals.

Can two consecutive whole numbers whole numbers be prime?

The only two consecutive whole numbers that are prime numbers are 2 and 3. Otherwise, every second consecutive whole number in sequence is even, and being multiples of 2, they cannot be prime.

Is 0.2 a prime number?

0.2 is not a prime number. Prime numbers belong to the set of whole numbers.

Can three consecutive whole numbers all be prime?

Yes but the on prime numbers are 2,3

Can decimal numbers be prime numbers?

No, they can't. Prime numbers are whole numbers which have only two factors which are 1 and itself.

What is an example of prime numbers 49 111 97 81?

Prime numbers are numbers that can only be multiplied by 1 and itself (whole numbers only) to give the same result 49 (7x7) and 81 (9x9) are not a prime number (perfect squares actually) 111 and 97 are a prime number (find me two numbers that gives the same product without using the number 1)

Why cant 2 and 3 be two consecutive whole numbers be prime numbers?

2 and 3 are prime numbers.

Is 62.2 a prime number?

No. Only whole numbers can be prime numbers. 62.2 is a mixed number.

What is the name for the numbers that are not prime numbers?

Numbers other than prime prime numbers are composite numbers. Only whole numbers should be considered for prime & composite numbers. However, '1' is an exceptional case because it is neither prime nor composite.

What consecutive whole numbers be prime numbers?

2 and 3.

Is 333.6666666666667 a prime number?

The concepts of "prime numbers" and "composite numbers" make sense for integers (whole numbers), not for arbitrary real numbers.

Can prime numbers and common numbers be the same?

Yes, numbers can have common prime factors.

What prime numbers end in a 5 or 2?

5 and 2 are the only prime numbers that end in a 5 or 2. A prime number is by definition only divisible by 1 and itself, and all other whole numbers ending in 5 or 2 are divisible by 5 or 2, respectively. Numbers that are not whole numbers cannot be prime.

Can all whole numbers be written as prime numbers times together?

Yes, this is called their prime factorization.

What is the prime factorization for 72 using whole numbers and using exponents with whole numbers?

The prime factorization is 2 x 2 x 2 x 3 x 3 which is the same as 23 x 32

Are there any numbers that are neither prime nor composite?

Yes. All prime numbers and composite numbers are positive integers, or whole counting numbers. That leaves infinitely many numbers that are neither prime nor composite. If you intended to narrow the scope of your question to the whole counting numbers or to the positive integers, then there are NO such numbers that are neither. A counting number, however large, will be either prime or composite.

Are prime and factor numbers the same?

All numbers have factors. Some of the factors are prime numbers.

When all addends are about the same you can use the to estimate their sum?

you can use whole numbers

Are co-prime numbers and twin prime numbers the same?

No - co-prime numbers are pairs of numbers which share no positive integer factors apart from 1. Twin prime numbers are a pair of prime numbers with a difference of 2.

Could three consective whole numbers all be prime numbers?