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Old 2008-06-16, 20:41   #7
paulunderwood
 
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Here is the latest "crude method" for predicting the next prime based on the last prime. Any modifications such a possion distribution or criticisms are welcome

Code:
1	0.0000000	
2	2.0000000	
3	1.5000000	
4	1.3333333	
6	1.5000000	
7	1.1666667	
11	1.5714286	
18	1.6363636	
34	1.8888889	
38	1.1176471	
43	1.1315789	
55	1.2790698	
64	1.1636364	
76	1.1875000	
94	1.2368421	
103	1.0957447	
143	1.3883495	
206	1.4405594	
216	1.0485437	
306	1.4166667	
324	1.0588235	
391	1.2067901	
458	1.1713555	
470	1.0262009	
827	1.7595745	
1274	1.5405079	
3276	2.5714286	
4204	1.2832723	
5134	1.2212179	
7559	1.4723413	
12676	1.6769414	
14898	1.1752919	
18123	1.2164720	
18819	1.0384042	
25690	1.3651097	
26459	1.0299338	
41628	1.5733021	
51387	1.2344336	
71783	1.3969097	
80330	1.1190672	
85687	1.0666874	
88171	1.0289892	
97063	1.1008495	
123630	1.2737088	
155930	1.2612634	
164987	1.0580838	
234760	1.4229000	
414840	1.7670813	
584995	1.4101702	
702038	1.2000752	
727699	1.0365522	
992700	1.3641629	
1201046	1.2098781	
1232255	1.0259848	
2312734	1.8768307	
3136255	1.3560812	
4235414	1.3504686	
av	1.3401779	
std.dev	0.2943653	
std.error	0.04	
-95%	1.26	5342998.07
95%	1.42	6009418.75
		
	mean ā€œnā€	5676208.41
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