# What is a prime number between 10 and 20?

##### 1 Answer

May 22, 2016

The numbers

#### Explanation:

A prime number is a number that is only divisible by itself and

To say that a number is even is to say that it is divisible by

So the only possibilities to consider are the odd numbers between

#11# ,#13# ,#15# ,#17# ,#19#

Of these, all are prime except

#15# is divisible by#15# ,#5# ,#3# and#1# , so is not a prime number.