- Before asking my question let me specify my credentials: high school

maths. (so please spare me if the question is too easy/too absurd)

Q. What is the probability that a number picked at random, is prime?

(if the exact answer cannot be arrived at then is it possible to arrive

at one with "reasonable" accuracy?)

Worth a thought,

Rajeev - Rajeev Batra dice:

> Q. What is the probability that a number picked at random, is prime?

Short answer: 1/log(n)

> (if the exact answer cannot be arrived at then is it possible to arrive

> at one with "reasonable" accuracy?)

Long answer: http://primes.utm.edu/howmany.shtml

Bernardo Boncompagni

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