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Re: [PrimeNumbers] Successive prime quadruples

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  • Phil Carmody
    ... That s not 10 times larger. Size is measured in logs. Sorry to be pedantic, but abuse of the terminology hurts as much no matter who does it. Phil ()
    Message 1 of 7 , Aug 17, 2006
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      --- Jens Kruse Andersen <jens.k.a@...> wrote:

      > Quadruplets above 10 start at one of 210n + 11, 101, 191.
      > In the densest admissable constellation of 4 quadruplets,
      > the quadruplets start at p + 0, 30, 120, 210,
      > or the mirror pattern p + 0, 90, 180, 210.
      >
      > The smallest "quadruple quadruplet":
      > 300000224101777931 + 0,2,6,8; 90,92,96,98; 180,182,186,188; 210,212,216,218
      > There are 8 other primes between the quadruplets.
      >
      > The next is 10 times larger, and the smallest with the other pattern:
      > 3051450534439926131 + 0,2,6,8; 30,32,36,38; 120,122,126,128; 210,212,216,218

      That's not 10 times larger. Size is measured in logs. Sorry to be pedantic, but
      abuse of the terminology hurts as much no matter who does it.

      Phil

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