# Is 589 a Prime Number?

Is 589 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 589 a prime number? According to the definition mentioned above, we can say * "No, 589 is not a prime number."* Now let us take a look at the detailed solution of why is 589 a prime number or a composite number?

**Is 589 a prime number? -**No**Is 589 a composite number? -**Yes**Prime Factors of 589 -**19, 31**Factors of 589 -**1, 19, 31, 589**Is 589 a perfect square? -**No

## Is 589 a Prime Number?

No, 589 is not a prime number. The number 589 is divisible by 1, 19, 31, 589. For a number to be classified as a prime number, it should have exactly two factors. Since 589 has more than two factors, i.e. 1, 19, 31, 589, it is not a prime number.

## Why is 589 not a Prime Number?

To understand whether 589 is composite or prime, it is important to find its factors.

**Factors of 589:** 1, 19, 31, 589

Since 589 has more than 2 factors, we can say that 589 is not a prime number.

## Is 589 a Composite Number?

Yes, since 589 has more than two factors i.e. 1, 19, 31, 589. In other words, 589 is a composite number because 589 has more than 2 factors.

**Problem Statements: **

Is 589 a Prime Number? | No |

Is 589 a Composite Number? | Yes |

Is 589 a Perfect Cube? | No |

Square Root of 589 | 24.269322 |

Is 589 an Odd Number? | Yes |

Cube Root of 589 | 8.382447 |

Is 589 an Even Number? | No |

Multiples of 589 | 589, 1178, 1767, 2356, 2945, 3534, 4123, 4712, 5301, 5890 |

Square of 589 | 346921 |

Is 589 a Perfect Square? | No |

**Fun Facts: **

- 1 is neither prime nor composite.
- Euler discovered a polynomial n
^{2}+ n + 41 that produces prime numbers for values of n that lie between 0 and 39 inclusive. It can generate 40 prime numbers for 0 <= n <= 39. - 5 is the only prime number having the last digit as 5.

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