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Q: Does the prime factorization of any composite number include prime and composite numbers?

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Prime factorization is writing a composite number as a product of prime numbers.

Not necessarily. The prime factorization of the composite number 10 is 2 x 5. Composite numbers have three or more factors.

No, just composite numbers.

the prime factorization of the number

Only if they're the same number. Every composite number has a unique prime factorization.

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It normally refers to composite numbers

Prime factorization is writing a composite number as a product of prime numbers.

Not necessarily. The prime factorization of the composite number 10 is 2 x 5. Composite numbers have three or more factors.

Not necessarily. The prime factorization of the composite number 10 is 2 x 5. Composite numbers have three or more factors.

finding the prime factors of a composite number

A prime factorization

No, just composite numbers.

Any number that isnot a prime,not a factor of the composite numbercannot appear in the prime factorisation of a composite number.

the prime factorization of the number

No. Prime numbers are already prime. Every composite number has a prime factorization.

14 is a composite number having the prime factorization of 2 x 7.

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