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Prime Numbers

Prime numbers in nature

I found this on Wikipedia, reading about prime numbers: “Inevitably, some of the numbers that occur in nature are prime. There are, however, relatively few examples of numbers that appear in nature because they are prime. One example of the...

/ November 23, 2011

Prime Numbers

Prime numbers are the basic units of the system of numbers, since every natural number is either a prime, or can be expressed as a composite of prime numbers. Here are some excerpts from the Wikipedia article about Prime numbers:...

/ November 21, 2011