## Table of Prime Number Upto 1,000

A prime number is a natural number that has exactly two distinct natural number divisors, 1 and itself. The first few prime numbers are 2, 3, 5, 7, 11, 13, 17, 19, 23, 29, 31, 37, 41, 43, 47, 53, 59, 61, 67, 71, 73, 79, 83, 89, 97.

The table below shows the first 1,000 prime numbers.

## What is a Factor of a Number?

A factor of a number is a number that can be multiplied by the number to produce a product. The number itself is a factor of the product. For example, the factors of 12 are 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, and 12. 1 can be multiplied by 12 to produce 12, 2 can be multiplied by 12 to produce 24, 3 can be multiplied by 12 to produce 36, 4 can be multiplied by 12 to produce 48, 6 can be multiplied by 12 to produce 72, and 12 can be multiplied by 12 to produce 144.

## What Are Prime Numbers?

A prime number is a natural number that has exactly two distinct natural number divisors: 1 and itself. For example, the prime numbers are 2, 3, 5, 7, 11, 13, 17, 19, 23, 29, 31, 37, 41, 43, 47, 53, 59, 61, 67, 71, 73, 79, 83, 89, 97.

## How to Find if the given number is a Prime Number?

A prime number is a natural number that has exactly two distinct natural number divisors, 1 and itself.

To determine if a number is a prime number, divide the number by each number from 2 through to the number that divides the number evenly. If none of the numbers from 2 through to the number that divides the number evenly divides the number evenly, then the number is a prime number.

## Why Is 101 a Prime Number?

A prime number is a whole number that can only be divided by 1 and itself. The number 101 is prime because it can only be divided by 1 and 101.