# Is 2567 a Composite number

## Is 2567 is a composite number or not ?

• As we already know that, the number having factors 1 and the number itself is the prime number.
• And numbers having more than these two factors are the composite numbers.
• To check whether the number 2567 is composite or not first we have to find its factors.

### Factors of 2567:

• If we have taken numbers from 1, 2, 3…for checking factors of 2567, we found that 2567 has factors 1, 17, 151 and 2567. Hence, we must say that 2567 is a composite number.
• Thus, 2567 is the composite number.
• If we multiply 2567 by 1, 2, 3 then we get the multiples of 2567 which are 2567, 5134 and so on.

### 2567 is a Composite number or Prime number

• 2567 has more than two factors which are 1, 17, 151 and 2567 and hence it is the composite number.
• 2567 is the odd composite number and it is not the perfect square also.
• If we divide 2567 by 1, 17, 151 and 2567 then we get remainder as zero. Hence 1, 17, 151 and 2567 are the factors of 2567

### Note:

• 2567 is not the perfect square.
• Factors of 2567: 1, 17, 151 and 2567
• Prime factors of 2567: 17, 151

### Conclusion:

• 2567 is the composite number which has factors 1, 17, 151 and 2567.
• And hence, 2567 is not the prime number.

#### Multiple Choice Questions:

1) 2567 is a

a) odd number

b) Prime number

c) Composite number

d) Both a and c

Ans: d) both a and c

2) The prime factors of a composite number 2567 are

a) 1

b) 17, 151

c) 1 and 2567

d) 1, 17, 151 and 2567

Ans: b) 17, 151

3) 2567 is the composite number because

a) It has factors 1, 17, 151 and 2567

b) It has more than two factors

c) It is not divisible by 2

d) Both a and b

Ans: d) both a and b

Updated: March 10, 2022 — 11:37 am