# Is 327 a Prime Number?

Is 327 a prime number? If a number has only two factors, i.e. 1 and the number itself, it is known as a prime number. In contrast, composite numbers have more than two factors. By this explanation, can we answer the question - is 327 a prime number? According to the definition mentioned above, we can say * "No, 327 is not a prime number."* Now let us take a look at the detailed solution of why is 327 a prime number or a composite number?

**Is 327 a prime number? -**No**Is 327 a composite number? -**Yes**Is 327 a perfect square? -**No**Prime Factors of 327 -**3, 109**Factors of 327 -**1, 3, 109, 327

## Is 327 a Prime Number?

No, 327 is not a prime number. The number 327 is divisible by 1, 3, 109, 327. For a number to be classified as a prime number, it should have exactly two factors. Since 327 has more than two factors, i.e. 1, 3, 109, 327, it is not a prime number.

## Why is 327 not a Prime Number?

To understand whether 327 is prime or composite, it is important to find its factors.

**Factors of 327:** 1, 3, 109, 327

Since 327 has more than 2 factors, we can say that 327 is not a prime number.

## Is 327 a Composite Number?

Yes, since 327 has more than two factors i.e. 1, 3, 109, 327. In other words, 327 is a composite number because 327 has more than 2 factors.

**Problem Statements: **

Is 327 a Prime Number? | No |

Is 327 a Composite Number? | Yes |

Cube Root of 327 | 6.889405 |

Square of 327 | 106929 |

Square Root of 327 | 18.083141 |

Multiples of 327 | 327, 654, 981, 1308, 1635, 1962, 2289, 2616, 2943, 3270 |

Is 327 a Perfect Square? | No |

Is 327 an Odd Number? | Yes |

Is 327 a Perfect Cube? | No |

Is 327 an Even Number? | No |

**Fun Facts: **

- A semiprime number is a composite number that is the product of exactly two prime numbers. Example - 115 is semiprime, since 115 can be written as 5 × 23.
- 5 is the only prime number having the last digit as 5.
- 23 is the smallest prime number having consecutive digits.

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