# Question Is 548,494 a prime number?

### Short answer

The number **548,494 is NOT a PRIME** number.

#### How to check if the number 548,494 is a prime number

A prime number can be divided, without a remainder, only by itself and by 1. For example, 13 can be divided only by 13 and by 1. In this case, the number **548,494** that you looked for, **is NOT a PRIME number**, so it devides by **1,2, 139, 278, 1973, 3946, ** and of course **548,494**.