Generating the n-th Prime

COMMUNITY MATHEMATICS CENTRE, CoMaC (2015) Generating the n-th Prime. At Right Angles, 4 (2). pp. 28-29.

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Abstract

Here is an unusual way of generating the prime numbers. It is taken from a letter written by Ronald Skurnick of Nassau Community College (New York, USA) to Mathematics Teacher (National Council of Teachers of Mathematics) and published in the November 2009 issue of the journal.

Item Type: Articles in APF Magazines
Uncontrolled Keywords: Odd, even, prime, algorithm, Eratosthenes sieve
Subjects: Natural Sciences > Mathematics
Divisions: Azim Premji University > University publications > At Right Angles
Depositing User: Mr. Sachin Tirlapur
Date Deposited: 01 Nov 2018 07:12
Last Modified: 01 Nov 2018 07:12
URI: http://publications.azimpremjifoundation.org/id/eprint/1717
Publisher URL: http://apfstatic.s3.ap-south-1.amazonaws.com/s3fs-...

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