Is 87 a Prime Number?

No, 87 is not a prime number, it is a composite number.

Why 87 is not a prime number?

Because 87 has divisors rather than 1 and itself. 87 can be divided by 3 and 29.

Prime factorization of 87 (list of divisors):

  • 3
  • 29

The next prime number of 87 is 89
The previous prime number of 87 is 83.


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