### Is 24 a prime number or a composite number?

A prime number is a number with two and only two factors: 1 (also known as unity) and itself. A composite number is a number with more than two factors; in other words, it has at least one factor besides 1 and itself. 24 has factors other than 1 and itself, so it is not a prime number. For example, it is divisible by 2 because it is an even number. Therefore, 24 is a…

### How do you find out 24 is a composite?

A composite number is a number that can be divided without a remainder by a number other than one and itself. In other words, any number that is not prime. 24 is divisible by 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, and 12 as well as 1 and 24. One method to test if a number is composite is to ask yourself if it has a factor other then 1 or itself. If it does, then it…

### What makes prime numbers and composite numbers related?

Prime numbers are related with composite numbers as they are both natural numbers and real numbers and also every composite number is a product of prime numbers due to which they are related with each other.For example 24=[2] [2] [3] [2].Here 24 is a composite number,real number and natural number and 2,2,3,2 are prime numbers and also they are real and natural numbers