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Old 2019-01-06, 20:02   #5
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Originally Posted by ET_ View Post
Because 2p-2 is even?
Is that rhetorical? I really should get back into my math books.

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Originally Posted by Batalov View Post
In what sense special?
2p-2 is special in its own way, too
Special as in: why are we calculating for 2p-1 and not 2p-2 as well. I guess the latter can't be prime?

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