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No. You must have more than one number listed in order for them to be considered consecutive numbers.

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2 and 3 can consecutive whole number prime number?

Yes, 2 and 3 are consecutive prime numbers.


What is the consecutive prime number?

2 and 3


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2 and 3 are the only consecutive prime numbers.


What is a consecutive prime number?

Consecutive prime numbers are 2 integers that differ by 1 and are both prime. Since 2 is the only even prime, 2 and 3 are the only consecutive primes.


Can two consecutive numbers be prime?

Yes.Additional Information:If you have two consecutive numbers, one of them will be an odd number and the other will be an even number. Since even numbers are divisible by 2, the only even prime number is 2. If two consecutive numbers are prime, the even number must be 2. So, because 1 is not a prime number, the only time that two consecutive numbers can be prime is in the case of 2 and 3.


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Prime number next to any prime number is called consecutive prime number. Eg:- 2,3,5,7 are prime numbers


What is the only prime number that is the sum of four consecutive prime numbers?

17 is the only prime number that is the sum of four consecutive prime numbers. 2 + 3 + 5 + 7 = 17


Are there two consecutive whole number that are both prime number?

2 and 3


Why can there never be a pair of consecutive prime numbers that are both prime?

If you mean consecutive numbers that are prime? than the answer is 2,3 are consecutive numbers which are prime. except for this pair it is impossible for consecutive numbers to be prime because every second number is multiple of 2


What number has two consecutive prime factors?

6 It's prime factors are 2 and 3.


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2 and 3 are consecutive prime numbers.


Why are 2 and 3 the only consecutive prime numbers?

And they are the ONLY consecutive prime numbers because if you have one prime number (i.e. 29), then there always is an even number right after the prime number (i.e. 30 comes right after 29), and consecutive means "right next to," right? And we all know that even numbers can always be divided in half, so 2 and 3 are the only consecutive prime numbers.


How are 2 and 3 consecutive prime numbers?

2 and 3 are consecutive numbers and they are both prime.


Is it that 3 consecutive whole number can be prime factors Explain?

3 consecutive numbers cannot be prime factors. Any three consecutive numbers would include at least one even number. The only even prime number is 2, and (2,3,4) doesn't qualify.


How do you get consecutive prime numbers?

The only consecutive prime numbers are 2 and 3.


What are pair of consecutive prime numbers?

2 and 3 are consecutive numbers that are prime.


The sum of 2 consecutive prime number is 42 what are the numbers?

19 and 23


Can two consecutive whole numbers whole numbers be prime?

The only two consecutive whole numbers that are prime numbers are 2 and 3. Otherwise, every second consecutive whole number in sequence is even, and being multiples of 2, they cannot be prime.


Would a consecutive number be a prime number?

No, it would not.


What are prime consecutive numbers?

2 and 3 are the only example of consecutive prime numbers.


What does consecutive prime numbers mean?

2 and 3 are the only consecutive prime numbers.


How do you know that there are not more than two consecutive prime numbers?

Because any number divisible by 2 is not a prime number, so any even no. is divisible by 2. Thus any number higher than 3 will be divisible by 2. Therefore the only consecutive prime nos. are 1, 2 and 3


Why 2 and 3 are the only two consecutive prime numbers?

Because two is the only even prime number.


Why are two and three the only consecutive prime numbers?

The number 2 is the only even prime number - all other even numbers are divisible by 2.


Who do you know that there are no other consecutive numbers besides 2 and 3?

Both prime number