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Topic: First Proof That Infinitely Many Prime Numbers Come in Pairs
Replies: 30   Last Post: May 28, 2013 6:01 AM

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 Brian Q. Hutchings Posts: 6,427 Registered: 12/6/04
Re: even numbers not the sum of TPs?
Posted: May 24, 2013 7:26 PM

I was trying to see if it applied to prime quadruples (or
B_4) ... and I did prove it,
using a sloppy-clever method, knowing that
the post-fermatistes generally like it if
"it is true for sufficiently large (say) even numbers; so,
I began with 200, and immediately hit a prime
taht was not a sum of two quadruples ... or,
was it four ... just using the quadruples
that were listed on Wookypoopya.

> obviously, a proof of necessity is desirable,
> as it always to be desired for a fermatiste.

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