7223The number 23 is a composite number, meaning it has factors other than 1 and itself. Its factors are 1, 23, and itself. It is an odd number, and it is not a perfect square or a perfect cube. The number is considered to be a prime number because it has only two factors: 1 and itself. It is also a deficient number as the sum of its proper divisors (1) is less than the number itself. 23 is not a Fibonacci number, nor is it an amicable pair.The given information contains several incorrect statements about the number 23:
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23 is a composite number, meaning it has factors other than 1 and itself: This is correct. 23 has factors 1, 23, and itself.

Its factors are 1, 23, and itself: This is also correct.

It is an odd number: This is correct. 23 is an odd number.

It is not a perfect square or a perfect cube: This is correct. 23 is neither a perfect square nor a perfect cube.

The number is considered to be a prime number because it has only two factors: 1 and itself: This is incorrect. A prime number has only two distinct factors: 1 and itself. Since 23 is divisible by 1 and 23, but also has another factor (11), it is not a prime number.

It is also a deficient number as the sum of its proper divisors (1) is less than the number itself: This is incorrect. A deficient number is a number whose sum of proper divisors is less than the number itself. The sum of the proper divisors of 23 is 1 + 23 = 24, which is greater than 23, so 23 is not a deficient number.

23 is not a Fibonacci number, nor is it an amicable pair: This is correct. 23 is not a Fibonacci number, and it is not part of an amicable pair.
In summary, the given information contains some incorrect statements about the number 23. It is a composite number, has factors 1, 23, and itself, is odd, is not a perfect square or a perfect cube, is not a prime number, and is not a deficient number. It is also not a Fibonacci number and not part of an amicable pair.
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