## What is composite number give example?

A composite number is a positive integer that can be formed by multiplying two smaller positive integers.

Equivalently, it is a positive integer that has at least one divisor other than 1 and itself.

For example, the integer 14 is a composite number because it is the product of the two smaller integers 2 × 7.

## Is 2 a composite number?

Summary: A prime number has only two factors: 1 and itself. A composite number has more than two factors. The prime numbers between 2 and 31 are 2, 3, 5, 7, 11, 13, 17, 19, 23, 29 and 31 since each of these numbers has only two factors, itself and 1.

## What is composite and prime numbers?

A prime number is a whole number that only has two factors which are itself and one. A composite number has factors in addition to one and itself. The numbers 0 and 1 are neither prime nor composite. All even numbers are divisible by two and so all even numbers greater than two are composite numbers.

## What are composite numbers from 1 to 100?

Originally Answered: What are the composite numbers between 1 and 100? 2,3,5,7,11,13,17,19,23,29,31,37,41,43,47,53,59,61,67,71,73,79,83,89,97.