# Is 2 a prime number?

"Is number a Prime" Calculator

## Is 2 a prime or composite number?

**Answer: **Number **2**** is a Prime**

2 - is a Prime Number because it has only 2 factors: 1 and 2 (itself)

Number should have exactly two factors to be classified as a Prime number

Since number 2 has exactly

**2 factors**- it is a Prime numberSee Also:

Share This Calculation

Print

Facebook

Twitter

Telegram

WhatsApp

Viber

Email

## About "Is number a Prime" Calculator

This calculator will help you find out if a given number is Prime. For example, Is 2 a prime or composite number? Enter number (e.g. '2') and then click the 'Calculate' button.

Prime numbers are the positive integers having only two factors - 1 and the number itself

## "Is number a Prime" Calculator

## Prime numbers list

## FAQ

### Is 2 a prime or composite number?

Number 2 is a Prime

### How many factors are in a number 2?

2