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Old 2013-12-25, 04:23   #15
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Originally Posted by retina View Post
Isn't there a factor missing: Namely the probability of a number being prime.

Probability per day = (tests per day)*(probability of error)/250,000 * probability of being prime

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No.
What requires clarification is the LHS.
It is the probability of a shock, namely finding a prime.

As it stands it refers to Kieren's DCs.
For my LL it would be (1/50)/450,000.

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