# Prime Number Generator

To generate prime numbers select the minimum start number and how many you would like and click the green button.

### What is this tool?

This tool allows you to generate as many prime numbers as you wish. A prime number is a number greater than 1 that is only divisible by a multiple of itself and 1. 5 is a prime number as it is only a multiple of 5 and 1 whereas 4 is not because it is also available as a multiple of 2.

To generate prime numbers select the minimum starting value and the number of primes you would like to produce. Please bear in mind that if you would like to make thousands of large primes your browser tab will slow down.