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Topic: First Proof That Infinitely Many Prime Numbers Come in Pairs
Replies: 17   Last Post: May 25, 2013 10:09 PM

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 Graham Cooper Posts: 4,495 Registered: 5/20/10
Re: First Proof That Infinitely Many Prime Numbers Come in Pairs
Posted: May 24, 2013 11:13 PM

On May 25, 1:07 pm, "Tucsond...@me.com" <tucsond...@me.com> wrote:
> > > The result says there are an infinite number of consecutive
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> > > primes p(n) and p(n+1), such that p(n+1) - p(n) < 70,000,000.
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> > > Two primes are "consecutive" when there are no primes in between
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> > > those primes.
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> > No it doesn't.  We just proved an arbitrary size succession
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> > of composites 10 posts ago!
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> > n!-n .. n!-2
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> But you never proved that any gap occurs I finely many times.
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>

FOR ALL N

There is nothing consecutive going on, not in this newsgroup.

Herc

Date Subject Author
5/24/13 Aatu Koskensilta
5/24/13 Graham Cooper
5/24/13 David Bernier
5/24/13 Graham Cooper
5/24/13 Tucsondrew@me.com
5/24/13 Graham Cooper
5/24/13 David Bernier
5/24/13 Graham Cooper
5/24/13 Graham Cooper
5/24/13 Graham Cooper
5/24/13 Tucsondrew@me.com
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5/24/13 Graham Cooper
5/24/13 Graham Cooper
5/25/13 David Bernier
5/25/13 Richard Tobin
5/25/13 Graham Cooper