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# What counting number is neither a prime number nor a composite number?

Updated: 4/28/2022

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1 is the counting number that is neither a prime number nor a composite number.

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Q: What counting number is neither a prime number nor a composite number?
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The number 1.

### Are there any number 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.

### What is neither a prime nor a composite number?

It is 1 that is neither a prime or a composite number The number 1 is neither prime nor composite.

### What is the only counting number that is not prime nor composite?

ANSWER: 1 is the only counting number that is not prime nor composite.

### Is one a prime composite or neither?

The number 1 is neither a prime nor a composite number.

### Which counting number is not a prime number or a composite number?

None, everything is either prime or composite.

### Which number under 50 is neither prime or composite?

The number '1' is neither prime nor composite.

### Is 19 a prime number a composite number or neither?

19 is prime the only numebr that is neither prime or composite is 1

### Which number are neither prime or composite?

0 and 1 are neither prime nor composite.

### Is 1 a prime a composite number or neither?

1 and 0 are neither composite or prime numbers

### Is 1 a prime composite or neither?

1 is not considered to be a prime or a composite number