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#1 2009-07-30 21:58:33

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Fundamental Theorem of Arithmetic

Yet another product of my keyboard: Fundamental Theorem of Arithmetic

Suggestions/errors/comments?


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#2 2009-07-30 22:32:24

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Re: Fundamental Theorem of Arithmetic

Hi MathsIsFun;

Excellent!

You might mention for the sake of curiosity that the largest known prime (as of July 30 2009) is


and that it contains almost 13 million digits.

Last edited by bobbym (2009-07-30 22:34:26)


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.
 

#3 2009-08-10 21:21:43

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Re: Fundamental Theorem of Arithmetic

That is astounding isn't it.


"The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..."  - Leon M. Lederman
 

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