Is 99 a Prime Number?

No, 99 is not a prime number, it is a composite number.

Why 99 is not a prime number?

Because 99 has divisors rather than 1 and itself. 99 can be divided by 3 and 3.

Prime factorization of 99 (list of divisors):

  • 3
  • 3
  • 11

The next prime number of 99 is 101
The previous prime number of 99 is 97.


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