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What is a multiple?

A multiple is the result of multiplying two numbers together. For instance, the multiple of 5 and 6 is 30.

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What is a prime number?

A prime number is any natural number whose only factors are one and itself. For instance 2; 3; 5; 7; 11; 13...

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What is a composite number?

A composite number is the opposite of a prime number. They are numbers that have three or more factors.

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What are factors of natural numbers?

They are any natural numbers that divide into another number without a remainder. For instance, 6 and 2 are factors of 12.