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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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Yet another product of my keyboard: Fundamental Theorem of Arithmetic

Suggestions/errors/comments?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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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 00:34:26)*

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**MathsIsFun****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-01-21
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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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