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# Is 48 a prime number

Updated: 11/4/2022

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No because 48 has more than two factors and so therefore it is a composite number

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### Is 48 prime?

no 48 is not a prime number. A prime number is a number that only have 1 and itself as factors.

### What is a prime number between 48 and 58?

53 is a prime number between 48 and 58

### What is a prime number that is divisible by 48?

There is not one. A prime number has exactly two factors, 1 and itself. The only way that a prime number could be divisible by 48 is if 48 were a prime number, which it is not.

### 5 prime numbers that equal 48?

There is only one number that equals 48. It's 48, and it's not a prime number.

### Is the number 48 a prime factorization?

48 is not prime. 2 x 2 x 2 x 2 x 3 is the prime factorization of 48

### Which is the greatest prime number less than 48?

47 is the greatest prime number less than 48.

### What is a prime number 48 multiple?

2 and 3 are prime numbers 48 is a multiple of.

### Is any factor of 48 a prime number?

2 and 3 are factors of 48 and prime numbers.

### What are the prime numbers between 45 and 48?

prime number between 45 and 48 = 47

### What is the prime factorization of number 48?

The prime factorization of 48 is 2x2x2x2x3, or 24x3 in exponential form.

### What number has 2x2x2x2x3 as its prime factorization?

The only number with that prime factorization has to be 48.

### Which is a prime number 46 48 49 53?

The prime number is 53.