Is 96 a Prime Number?

No, 96 is not a prime number, it is a composite number.

96 Not a Prime Number Proof with Adraktas Formula

X = 96

a5 = [ X - 5 ] / 6
a5 = [ 96 - 5 ] / 6
a5 = 15.1666666667
a5 is not integer

a7 = [ X - 7 ] / 6
a7 = [ 96 - 7 ] / 6
a7 = 14.8333333333
a7 is not integer

Both a5 and a7 is not integer.

96 is not a prime number

Why 96 is not a prime number?

Because 96 has divisors rather than 1 and itself. 96 can be divided by 2 and 2.

Prime factorization of 96 (list of divisors):

  • 2
  • 2
  • 2
  • 2
  • 2
  • 3

The next prime number of 96 is 97
The previous prime number of 96 is 89.


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