# Is 899 a Prime Number?

Is 899 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 899 a prime number? According to the definition mentioned above, we can say * "No, 899 is not a prime number."* Now let us take a look at the detailed solution of why is 899 a prime number or a composite number?

**Is 899 a prime number? -**No**Is 899 a composite number? -**Yes**Factors of 899 -**1, 29, 31, 899**Is 899 a perfect square? -**No**Prime Factors of 899 -**29, 31

## Is 899 a Prime Number?

No, 899 is not a prime number. The number 899 is divisible by 1, 29, 31, 899. For a number to be classified as a prime number, it should have exactly two factors. Since 899 has more than two factors, i.e. 1, 29, 31, 899, it is not a prime number.

## Why is 899 not a Prime Number?

To understand whether 899 is prime or composite, it is important to find its factors.

**Factors of 899:** 1, 29, 31, 899

Since 899 has more than 2 factors, we can say that 899 is not a prime number.

## Is 899 a Composite Number?

Yes, since 899 has more than two factors i.e. 1, 29, 31, 899. In other words, 899 is a composite number because 899 has more than 2 factors.

**Problem Statements: **

Is 899 a Prime Number? | No |

Is 899 a Composite Number? | Yes |

Square Root of 899 | 29.983329 |

Cube Root of 899 | 9.651295 |

Is 899 an Even Number? | No |

Multiples of 899 | 899, 1798, 2697, 3596, 4495, 5394, 6293, 7192, 8091, 8990 |

Is 899 a Perfect Square? | No |

Is 899 a Perfect Cube? | No |

Is 899 an Odd Number? | Yes |

Square of 899 | 808201 |

**Fun Facts: **

- Numbers X and Y are said to be coprime if they have only one common factor that is 1.
- A perfect square (square number) is always a composite number.
- 5 is the only prime number having the last digit as 5.

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