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Old 2016-04-08, 20:26   #10
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Originally Posted by PawnProver44 View Post
I believe there are infinitely many primes of the form 6q+1, 6q-1, for prime q. Don't know how to prove this.
You shouldn't be able to -- this is a hard problem. Lots of progress has been made toward it in recent years
http://arxiv.org/abs/math/0606088
http://arxiv.org/abs/1009.3998
http://arxiv.org/abs/1409.1327
http://arxiv.org/abs/1511.04468
http://arxiv.org/abs/1603.07817
but we're still far from proving Dickson's conjecture.
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