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Re: [PrimeNumbers] 2 observations and a query

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  • Jens Kruse Andersen
    ... Probably. Goldbach s weak conjecture says every odd integer 7 is the sum of three odd primes. It has been proved for sufficiently large integers. See
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      Kermit Rose wrote:
      > Is every odd integer > 5 the sum of three primes?

      Probably. Goldbach's weak conjecture says every odd integer > 7
      is the sum of three odd primes. It has been proved for sufficiently
      large integers. See for example
      http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goldbach's_weak_conjecture

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      Jens Kruse Andersen
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