# What Is ?

## A Prime Number can be divided evenly only by 1 or itself

And it must be a whole number greater than 1.

EXAMPLES:

- Is 8 a Prime Number? No, because it can be divided evenly by 2 or 4 (2x4=8), as well as by 1 and 8.
- Is 73 a Prime Number? Yes, it can only be divided evenly by 1 and 73.

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PRIME NUMBER LIST 2-997. The next prime number is 1009

that's it!