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Q: What is the least odd prime number?

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All prime numbers are odd except one prime number and that is 2.

3 is the smallest odd prime number.

Except for 2 all other prime numbers are odd. Otherwise, they would be divisible by 2 (and thus not a prime number). This does NOT mean that all odd numbers are prime, but that all prime numbers (aside from 2) are odd.

The only even prime number is 2, then its successor is 3

Every single prime number Is odd , with the exception of 2 being an even number , but ... Not every single odd number is going to be prime. Example: 9-1,3,9

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The lowest odd prime number is 3 .

'25' is odd, all right, but not prime. (It can be divided by 1, 5, and 25) By the way, prime numbers must be odd numbers. All even numbers can be divided by 2, at least, and are therefore not prime.

All prime numbers are odd except one prime number and that is 2.

NO,2 is the only prime number which is even, so 2 is not a odd prime number.

3 is the smallest odd prime number.

Every prime number is odd except one: the number 2.

A prime plus another prime is at the very least going to be an even number since all primes (with the exception of 2) are odd.

odd is a number you cant halve a prime number is a number that you can double itself and it is odd

Yes it can if the result is 2, else it can't because an odd number - an odd number = an even number, and 2 is the only even prime.

The only even prime number is 2, then its successor is 3

Except for 2 all other prime numbers are odd. Otherwise, they would be divisible by 2 (and thus not a prime number). This does NOT mean that all odd numbers are prime, but that all prime numbers (aside from 2) are odd.

The first prime number that is odd is 3, so the second odd prime number is 5. Some think 1 is the first prime nunber, but 1 is neither prime nor composite.