Date: May 24, 2013 3:22 AM
Author: Graham Cooper
Subject: Re: First Proof That Infinitely Many Prime Numbers Come in Pairs
On May 24, 3:46 pm, quasi <qu...@null.set> wrote:
> joshipura wrote:
> >OK. So here goes changed script for review:
> >"For years mathematicians are struggling to prove that they
> >will always find larger and larger cases of p where p and p+2
> >both are primes.
> >Someone recently proved that
> >there are as many prime numbers p and q less than 70,000,000
> >apart as you want
> Yes, In a sense.
> The phrase "as many as you want" can be interpreted as
> "infinitely many" (provided you always want more and more).
Incorrect if you can't actually calculate as many as you want.
Can you tell me a factor of any composite number?