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Because it has more than two factors whereas prime numbers have only two factors

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Because those are the only positive integers that divide evenly into 36 with no remainder.

Because 36/4 = 9 and 9 times 4 = 36

Q: Why is 36 a composite number?

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A is not a number. If A is replaced by a composite number, it will have a prime factorization. The p.f. of 36 is 2 x 2 x 3 x 3.

That group is the factors of 36.

25, 36, 49

4, 6, 8, 9, 12, 18, 24, 36, 72

A composite number has three or more factors.

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36 is a composite.

As an even number greater than two, 36 is a composite number.

36 is a composite number because it has more than two factors

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36 is a composite number because it has more than two factors

36 is a Composite Number.

36 is a composite number because it has more than two factors whereas prime numbers have only two factors.

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36 is a composite number. 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.

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