Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: Concepts & Applications (6th Edition)

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Chapter 1 - Introduction to Algebraic Expressions - 1.3 Fraction Notation - 1.3 Exercise Set - Page 26: 34

Answer

prime, $1\times79$

Work Step by Step

A number is prime if it has only two factors: 1 and itself. We know that the only factors of 79 are 1 and 79. Therefore, 79 is a prime number.

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