Re: prime numbers and African artifact

David Ullrich (
13 Jul 1995 19:41:48 GMT

"Alistair J. R. Young" <> wrote:
>In article <3trjtv$>
> "Rick Hawkins" writes:
>> But only half- credit, since it's the wrong answer. 1 is not prime.
>> --
>Correct me if I'm wrong but if a prime number is only divisible by itself
>and 1, 1 is prime. What else is it divisible by?

OK, you're wrong. Find a book containing the string "Definition: A
prime number is" and read the next few words very carefully.