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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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 Graham Cooper Posts: 4,421 Registered: 5/20/10
Re: First Proof That Infinitely Many Prime Numbers Come in Pairs
Posted: May 24, 2013 3:22 AM

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?

3506641086599522334960321627880596993888147560566
70275244851438515265106048595338339402871505719094
41798207282164471551373680419703964191743046496589
27425623934102086438320211037295872576235850964311
05640735015081875106765946292055636855294752135008
52879416377328533906109750544334999811150056977236
890927563

Herc

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