what are prime numbers the is the 4th grade andrea say it was 2 3 5 7 11 kyle say it was 1 3 7 19 23

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baxthum8 eNotes educator| Certified Educator

Prime numbers are natural numbers greater than 1 that has only divisors of 1 and itself.

The first 10 prime numbers are:

`2; 3; 5; 7; 11; 13; 17; 19; 23; 29; ... `

Therefore, Andrea would be correct.

Kyle is wrong as 1 is neither prime nor composite, and 5 is not included in the list between 3 and 7.

taangerine | Student

Andrea is right because 1 is not a prime number. 

fashionableb1 | Student

andrea say it was 2 3 5 7 11

givingiswinning | Student

andrea is right

atyourservice | Student

 2 3 5 7 11  andrea is right