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composite numbers are those that have more than 2 factors. all even numbers other than 2 are composite numbers and some odd numbers are composite numbers. numbers that are prime are the numbers that are not composite numbers

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Q: How do composite numbers compare with odd and even numbers?
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Why are some odd numbers composite?

Some. Any product of a set of odd numbers will be odd. To be even, a composite number must have at least one even factor. Therefore odd composite numbers must exist.

What numbers are not even or prime?

Odd composite numbers.

Is all composite even?

No. Some composite numbers can be odd.

Do prime numbers have to be odd and composite numbers have to be even?

No. All prime numbers except for the number 2 are odd. However, most odd numbers are composite numbers. All even numbers greater than 2 are composite numbers. So, prime numbers do not need to be odd, since one prime number is even. Also, composite numbers do not need to be even.Here are some composite odd numbers:9 = 3 x 333 = 3 x 1175 = 5 x 15

Are all composite numbers also even numbers?

No, some composite numbers are odd. The smallest composite odd numbers are 9, 15, 21, 25, and 27. Not all even numbers are composite either. There's only one even number that's prime, which is 2.

Kinds of numbers?

composite, odd, even, ascending, descending,...

Is 60 an odd composite number?

60 is an even composite number. It ends with 0, making it an even number, and all even numbers over 2 are composite numbers.

Julia says that prime numbers have to be odd and composite numbers have to be even. is she correct explain how you know?

Julia is incorrect. 2 is an even prime number and 9 is an odd composite number.

Is the multiples of 6 a odd even prime numbers or a even coposits numbers?

Multiples of 6 are even composite numbers.

Can a composite number be divided by two?

Even composite numbers can, odd composite numbers can't.

What is the difference between the even numbers and composite numbers?

The set of even numbers contains the prime number, 2. The set of composite numbers contains infinitely many odd numbers.

Are composite numbers always even?

No - although all positive even numbers other than 2 are composite, this does not mean that all composite numbers are even - the first odd composite number is 9, which is equal to 3 x 3.