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25455RE: Base-10 puzzle

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  • djbroadhurst
    Jan 18, 2014
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      ---In primenumbers@yahoogroups.com, <david.broadhurst@...> wrote:


      > Find a joual-speaking author who may be googled
      > by supplying the next prime of this sequence:
      > 31, 19, 23, 139, 6089, 40949, 13153513, 748105003 ...

      > Hint: The n'th prime in the sequence is the first of a
      > sequence of n+1 primes obtained by a base-10 procedure.

      As shrewdly observed by Maximilian Hasler,
      http://oeis.org/search?q=139+6089+40949
      provides a strong clue.

      David
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