### What is the definition of prime?

A Prime (or a Prime Number) is any whole number that cannot be divided by any other number except itself and 1, without a remainder. For example, 12 is not a prime number because it can be divided by, 1, (to give the answer 12), 2 (to give 6), 3 (to give 4), 6 (to give 2) and 12 (to give 1). However 13 IS a Prime Number as it can only be divided by…