- At 12:15 AM 7/2/2001 +0000, jmvolpe@... wrote:
>Hello:

No, this is easy. If the two numbers weren't 6n+/-1 then one of the

>Mi name is Juan Volpe and I like prime numbers too.

>I´ve studied prime numers and I foud that every pair of primes only

>2 apart are like 6n +-1 e.g. (5,7), (11,13), (17,19).

>It's this one unsolved problem to?

numbers would be 6n+3. But if it is 6n+3 then it is divisible by 3. So if

n=0 then you have the prime 3 (and the pair 3,5), but for n>1 6n+3 has 3 as

a factor, so isn't prime.

+--------------------------------------------------------+

| Jud McCranie |

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| 137*2^261147+1 is prime! (78,616 digits, 5/2/00) |

+--------------------------------------------------------+ - Hi Juan

Please See Http://www.primepuzzles.net the prime boxes

and

www.angelfire.com/de2/abbas/prime1.html

Sincerely

AlDamen, Murad

--- jmvolpe@...> wrote:

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>Hello:

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>2 apart are like 6n +-1 e.g. (5,7), (11,13), (17,19).

>It's this one unsolved problem to?

>I will apreciate yor answer.

>Bye

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