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[PrimeNumbers] Re: Pythagorean Triplets

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  • mikeoakes2@aol.com
    In a message dated 26/02/04 14:20:52 GMT Standard Time, mgrogue@wi.rr.com ... It is if n = 0 mod 8, which was (one of) the values I was talking about.
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      In a message dated 26/02/04 14:20:52 GMT Standard Time, mgrogue@...
      writes:


      > You mention that G0(n) = n*(1+i)^n + 1 and is
      > related to Cullens but later state that G0(n) = n*2^(n/2) + 1 and then
      > go on to show primes of that form. Am I missing something? n*(1+i)^n
      > + 1 =/= n*2^(n/2) + 1.
      >
      It is if n = 0 mod 8, which was (one of) the values I was talking about.
      Remember: (1+i)^2 = 2*i.

      -Mike Oakes


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