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Number of primes between integers A and B
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Last Post:
Oct 29, 1999 9:34 AM




Number of primes between integers A and B
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Oct 28, 1999 10:38 PM


For my own enjoyment I created a "formula," modeled somewhat after the Sieve of Eratosthenes that gives the number of primes (without necessarily identifying them all) within a specified range of integers. I suspect it would already exist in the literature but would like to know where to find it or how it might be expressed. I guess I really want to know if I've cut new ground or how many times old ground has already been shredded.



