# Is 4978 a prime number?

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

No, 4 978 is not a prime number.

For example, 4 978 can be divided by 2: 4 978 / 2 = 2 489.

For 4 978 to be a prime number, it would have been required that 4 978 has only two divisors, i.e., itself and 1.

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