** Prime and Composite Numbers Chart **

**What is a Prime Number? ** A Prime number is a whole

number that has two factors, one and itself,

A prime number can be divided, without a remainder, only by itself and by 1.

Example: 11 is a prime number because the only numbers it can be divided by

evenly is 1 and 11**What is Composite Number:** Composite numbers has

more than two factors.

example

**Factor?** Factors are the numbers you multiply together to get

another number: Example1: 1 and 5 are factors of 5 1x5=5

example2: 3 and 4 are factors of 12 3x4=12

Note: 1 is not prime or composite. It only has one factor. (1 )