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Re: Guassian Mersenne norm

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  • paulunderwooduk
    ... A couple of years ago I noticed the trinomial 2^n-2^k+1 (where 1
    Message 1 of 7 , Aug 27, 2002
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      --- In primenumbers@y..., Cletus Emmanuel <cemmanu@y...> wrote:
      >
      > --- paulunderwooduk <paulunderwood@m...>
      > wrote:
      > > --- In primenumbers@y..., Cletus Emmanuel
      > > <cemmanu@y...> wrote:
      > > > So are these numbers related to Gaussian Mersenne
      > > Norm by any
      > > chance?......2^(2k+1) +/- 2^k +1....
      > >
      > > I no expert but I may be a troll ;)
      > >
      > > Do tell us what data you have on your numbers,
      > > Cletus
      > >
      > > (Where's M.Oakes?)
      > >
      > > Paul
      > >
      > >
      > Paul, the minus part, I've checked k to about 30,000
      > and the plus part, k to about 5,000...
      > ---Cletus

      A couple of years ago I noticed the trinomial 2^n-2^k+1 (where 1<k<n)
      produced more primes on average if n was prime rather than composite.

      Paul
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