Q: Can a prime number be a multiple?

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Yes. A prime number is a multiple of 1.

A prime number is a multiple of itself and one.

The only prime multiple of 5 is 5.

No prime is a multiple of any number other than itself and one.

12 is a composite number that is a multiple of 2. 12 is not a prime number.

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No, you can easily see that this is an even number, so it is a multiple of 2.2 IS A PRIME NUMBER!!Any number that is a multiple of a prime number is NOT a prime.

There is not a multiple of 7 that is prime.

number is both a prime number and a multiple of 5 = 5

It is not possible for any multiple of a prime number to be prime.

Yes. 25 is a multiple of 5 and the number 5 is a prime number.

No. Let p1 be a prime number. Let p2 be a multiple of p1 such that p2 = p1 * k. Then the factors of p2 are: 1, p1, k and p2. ==> p2 is not a prime number. Hence, a multiple of a prime number cannot be a prime number.

Yes. A prime number is a multiple of 1.

A prime number is a multiple of itself and one.

The only prime factor of 4 is 2. No prime number is a multiple of 5.

No number that is a multiple of 3, can be a prime number. A prime number must only be divisible by itself and 1. It cannot be divisible by any other number. Therefore if it is a multiple of 3, then it must be divisible by 3 and hence, not a prime number.

106 is not a prime number. It is a multiple of 2.

Yes, 3 is a prime number. Any other multiple of 3 can't, because the only factors of a prime number are 1 and the number.