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Old 2004-06-14, 02:54   #403
Terrence Law
 
May 2004

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Default Off Topic - New Mersenne Conjecture.

Here is what they establish the New Mersenne Conjecture.

Let p be any odd natural number. If two of the following conditions hold, then so does the third:

1) p = 2^k +/- 1 or p = 4^k +/- 3

2) 2^p - 1 is a prime

3) (2^p + 1)/3 is a prime
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