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96 is a composite number because it has factors. Apart from 2 no even number is prime, they are all composite.

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

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Both composite.

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

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4, composite. 67, prime.

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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 because it has more than 2 factors

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

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.

96 is a composite number because it has more than two factors. 96 is divisible by 2, 4, 1, 96 etc. which clearly shows that it has more than two factors.In order to show that a number is composite there is no need to find its all factors, we have to show only that it has more than two factors.

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.

3, 61 and 113 are prime; the rest composite.

neither prime or composite

It is prime

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