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Topic: A conjecture for sets of four primes
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Re: A conjecture for sets of four primes
Posted: Oct 11, 2013 1:33 PM
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On Friday, October 11, 2013 1:24:12 PM UTC-4, Ludovicus wrote:


> Because only the square of an even number >=4 can be the sum of of two even numbers >4

Taking Quaaludes again? 6 > 4, and 8 > 4, and 6 + 8 = 14. 14 is not the
square of an even number greater than or equal to 4.

You should stop while you are behind.

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