## Re: [PrimeNumbers] twin primes and 2modp

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• ... That s equivalent to: for every prime p 3, p-2 has at least one prime factor and thus is always satisfied. Phil () ASCII ribbon campaign ()
Message 1 of 3 , May 1, 2006
--- Robert <rw.smith@...> wrote:
> "Every prime p, greater than 3, is 2mod(at least one prime less than p)"

That's equivalent to:
for every prime p>3, p-2 has at least one prime factor
and thus is always satisfied.

Phil

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• ... than p) ... Phil, as always, to the rescue. Good man! Think I ll stick to prime searching rather than mathematics. I am not yet at class 101 stage, and it
Message 2 of 3 , May 1, 2006
--- In primenumbers@yahoogroups.com, Phil Carmody <thefatphil@...> wrote:
>
> --- Robert <rw.smith@...> wrote:
> > "Every prime p, greater than 3, is 2mod(at least one prime less
than p)"
>
> That's equivalent to:
> for every prime p>3, p-2 has at least one prime factor
> and thus is always satisfied.
>
> Phil

Phil, as always, to the rescue. Good man!

Think I'll stick to prime searching rather than mathematics. I am not
yet at class 101 stage, and it shows. Still, managed to waste 3 hours
even if non-productively.

For what its worth, the jumping champions (refer to top message) were
as below.

Regards

Robert

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