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Q: Prime is writing a composite number as a product of prime numbers?

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No not always because composite numbers can be the product of 2 or more prime factors

No they cannot. the factors of prime numbers are 1 and itself. if its factor has a composite number, then the original number would be composite.

A composite number.

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A composite number.

A composite number is the product of two or more prime numbers.

Yes, of course. In fact the product of any two numbers is composite unless one of them is 1.

Showing a composite number as a product of prime numbers is called prime factorization.

No not always because composite numbers can be the product of 2 or more prime factors

I believe it is. A composite number is a number that is the product of two other numbers multiplied, isn't it?

No they cannot. the factors of prime numbers are 1 and itself. if its factor has a composite number, then the original number would be composite.

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A composite number.

The product of two prime numbers is always a composite number, and it never is a prime number.

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