# Is 2016 a prime number?

It is possible to find out using mathematical methods whether a given integer is a prime number or not.

No, 2 016 is not a prime number.

For example, 2 016 can be divided by 2: 2 016 / 2 = 1 008.

For 2 016 to be a prime number, it would have been required that 2 016 has only two divisors, i.e., itself and 1.

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