Re: prime numbers and African artifact

Peter Benie (
12 Jul 1995 23:45:19 GMT

In article <>,
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.

A prime number is a number that has two positive factors.

>What else is it divisible by?


Peter Benie