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Offline thedoc

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Is there a formula to predict prime numbers?
« on: 21/07/2015 17:24:22 »
Primes are the atoms of number theory, but we still can't work out how they're distributed on a number line...
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« Last Edit: 21/07/2015 17:24:22 by _system »


 

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Re: Is there a formula to predict prime numbers?
« Reply #1 on: 11/11/2015 21:37:07 »
You can find interesting facts and puzzles about Prime Numbers and Magic Squares, Smith Numbers, and Arithmetic and Palindromic Primes on Glenn Westmore's blog.
 

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Re: Is there a formula to predict prime numbers?
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