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Q: Is 96 a prime or composite?

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composite; it is divisible by 1,2,3,4,6,8,12,16,24,32,48, and 96

Both composite.

96 is a composite number, as it is divisible by 2, 3, 4, 6, 12, etc.

96 is a composite number because it has more than 2 factors

96 has factors other than 1 and itself, so it is not a prime number. For example, 96 is 8 x 12, so it is a composite number.

96 is even then can be divided by 2, so it's not a prime numberThe only even prime number is 2

16 is 16.75 percent of the number 96. The number 96 is a composite number not a prime number.

96 is a composite number because it has at least one positive factor other than one or itself.

96 is composite. 96 =2*48 = 2*2*24 = 2*2*2*12 = 2*2*2*2*6 = 2*2*2*2*2*3 = 2^5*3 A prime number has only 2 factors which are 1 and itself. Composite numbers are everything else except 1 and 0. 1 and 0 are neither prime, nor composite.

composite

A prime number is one with only 2 factors (one and itself). A composite number is any number which is not prime. 96 is even and therefore divides by 2. This means it has more factors than 1 and itself, it also has 2. Therefore, 96 has to be a composite number. It's prime factors in all are 2, 2, 2, 2, 2 and 3.

neither prime or composite

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