On Jun 20, 12:13 am, William Elliot <ma...@rdrop.remove.com> wrote: > On Fri, 19 Jun 2009, MeAmI.org wrote: > > RULE: EVERY PRIME number is exactly > > 1/2 of some other number +1. > > So what? For all x, x = (2x - 2)/2 + 1. > > Trivial rule. > Every integer (rational number, real number, complex number) is half > of some integer (resp. rational number, real number, complex number) > plus one. > > Exercise. How many primes are half of some prime plus one?
None. Half of a prime number is not a whole number.
So we have the result:
RULE: No prime number is 1/2 another prime number plus one.