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• Ajay, any odd number divided by 4 must give a remainder of 1 or 3, so the universe is as it should be, for now. Mark
Message 1 of 2 , Jan 18, 2012
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Ajay, any odd number divided by 4 must give a remainder of 1 or 3, so the universe is as it should be, for now.

Mark

--- In primenumbers@yahoogroups.com, ajay khandelwal <akhand276@...> wrote:
>
> dear friends,
> I found a strange thing about prime numbers.when we divide a prime number by 4 we get 1 or 3 as remainder.same result is obtained in "number of multiplication of prime numbers".
> for example 39 is multiplication of 13(prime number) and 3(prime number).39 gives 3 as
> remainder.91 is the multiplication of 13 and 7 which gives 3 as remainder.
> what do u think?
> -ajay
>
> [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
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