2.(i)    State the converse and contrapositive of the following statement:

  (i) p: A positive integer is prime only if it has no divisors other than 1 and itself.

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H Harsh Kankaria

The given statement as "if-then" statement is:  If a positive integer is prime, then it has no divisors other than 1 and itself.

The converse of the statement is:

If a positive integer has no divisors other than 1 and itself, then it is a prime.

The contrapositive of the statement is:

If positive integer has divisors other than 1 and itself then it is not prime.

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