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# What is the least odd prime number?

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3 is the smallest odd Prime number.

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### What is the lowest odd prime number?

The lowest odd prime number is 3 .

### Is 25 an odd prime number?

'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.

### Is a prime number odd?

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

### Is 2 an odd prime number?

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

### Which is the smallest odd prime number?

3 is the smallest odd prime number.

### How your prime number are odd or even?

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

### What is prime plus prime?

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.

### What is the difference between odd nos and prime nos?

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

### If you subtract an odd number from a prime number can the result be prime?

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.

### What is Successor of the even prime number?

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

### Is a prime number always an odd 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.

### What is the second prime and odd number?

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.