- Write a C program to print all prime numbers between 1 to N using for loop.
- Wap in C to print prime numbers between 1 to 100.

Required Knowledge

- C printf and scanf functions
- For loop in C

A Prime number is a natural number greater than 1 that is only divisible by either 1 or itself. All numbers other than prime numbers are known as composite numbers. There are infinitely many prime numbers, here is the list of first few prime numbers

2 3 5 7 11 13 17 19 23 29 31 37….

Algorithm to check whether a number is prime number or not

- Let, N be a positive number.
- For every number i, between 2 to N/2(2<= i <= N/2) check whether i divides N completely(check If i is a factor of N).
- if (N % i == 0), then N cannot be a Prime number.
- If none of the number between 2 to N/2 divides N completely then N is a prime number.

### C program to print all prime numbers between 1 to N using for loop

#include<stdio.h> #include<conio.h> int main(){ int N, i, j, isPrime, n; printf("To print all prime numbers between 1 to N\n"); printf("Enter the value of N\n"); scanf("%d",&N); /* For every number between 2 to N, check whether it is prime number or not */ printf("Prime numbers between %d to %d\n", 1, N); for(i = 2; i <= N; i++){ isPrime = 0; /* Check whether i is prime or not */ for(j = 2; j <= i/2; j++){ /* Check If any number between 2 to i/2 divides I completely If yes the i cannot be prime number */ if(i % j == 0){ isPrime = 1; break; } } if(isPrime==0 && N!= 1) printf("%d ",i); } getch(); return 0; }

Output

To print all prime numbers between 1 to N Enter the value of N 50 Prime numbers between 1 to 50 2 3 5 7 11 13 17 19 23 29 31 37 41 43 47