Prime Palindromes

October 26, 2021

Today’s exercise is from a beginner programming web site:

A prime number, such as 127, has no factors other than itself and one. A palindrome, such as 121, is the same number when its digits are reversed. A prime palindrome, such as 131, is both prime and a palindrome. Find the 100th prime palindrome.

Your task is to write a program to find the 100th prime palindrome; answer the question as if you were explaining the task to a beginner programmer. When you are finished, you are welcome to read or run a suggested solution, or to post your own solution or discuss the exercise in the comments below.


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