# Know smallest composite number in various situations

Do you know the smallest composite number? This is the basic question that everyone will ask about composite numbers. Now we will learn what is that number which is called as smallest composite number. First, what are composite numbers? The simple answer is Numbers with more than 2 factors. If we write the numbers with more than 2 factors in that order what is the first number? The first number is called smallest composite number. Finally, the answer for the smallest composite number is “4”.

## Smallest composite number in different cases:

If we observe the number 4, it is even number is it right? In that case what is the number which is the smallest odd composite number? And what will be smallest two digit even composite number? And what will be smallest two digit odd composite number? For all these questions I will give the answers below. ### Smallest even composite number:

The smallest even composite number is 4.

#### Smallest odd composite number:

In composite numbers the smallest odd composite number is 9.

##### Smallest two digit even composite number:

The smallest two digit even composite number is 10.

###### Smallest two digit odd composite number:

The smallest two digit odd composite number is 15. 