# The difference between the greatest and least prime numbers which are less than 100 is :

**Answer: (3) 95**

**Explanation:-**

The smallest prime number = 2

The greatest prime number less than 100 = 97

Then, the difference between the greatest and least prime numbers which are less than 100 = 97 – 2

= 95

Hence, the correct answer is option (3) 95.