RE: [PrimeNumbers] Re: prime x^x+1
>To: email@example.comThis pattern can be extended adnauseam
>Subject: [PrimeNumbers] Re: prime x^x+1
>Date: Fri, 07 Jan 2005 19:27:55 -0000
>--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, marcus bunny wrote:
> > I've recently discovered primes and find it fashinating, i'm
> > currently trying to find as many primes as possible that follow the
> > pattern of (x^x)+1 = prime.
>You have found all of the known examples (for x an integer).
Probable primes in
x^x +/- 1,2,3,..k
x^x - x +/- 1,2,3,..k
x^x +/- x^k +/- k
x^x +/- x(x-k) +/- 1,2,3,..k