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2021-01-09, 04:05   #12
ONeil

Dec 2017

24·3·5 Posts

Quote:
 Originally Posted by retina Show your mathematics. Do you have any?

I had an euphony and so I wrote the stats down on paper then used the computers calculator to run the averages its sound.

2021-01-09, 04:13   #13
retina
Undefined

"The unspeakable one"
Jun 2006
My evil lair

23·32·5·17 Posts

Quote:
 Originally Posted by ONeil ... its sound.
Prove it. Show us.

2021-01-09, 05:12   #14
axn

Jun 2003

491710 Posts

Quote:
 Originally Posted by ONeil I had an euphony
You had a what?! You should get that checked out by a doctor; could be serious.

 2021-01-09, 07:29 #15 VBCurtis     "Curtis" Feb 2005 Riverside, CA 128116 Posts OP- You want to use statistics? OK, sounds good. What statistical distribution do mersenne primes follow? That's a basic math fact, one you would need to know before you try applying any statistical principles or analysis to predicting mersennes. It seems you're trying to use fancy words for which you aren't quite sure of the meaning. An average isn't statistics- that's 5th grade. Show you're smarter than a 5th grader.
 2021-01-14, 10:14 #16 LaurV Romulan Interpreter     Jun 2011 Thailand 83×113 Posts I have better way to select which exponents n have to be tested and which not (pseudocode): Code: if isprime(n) then if n<(about)58M don't bother, it was already tested by GIMPS else if n<(about) 150M test it else if n<(about) 332M it is not worth to waste your time, and there is no eff prize for it claim it is prime and some sucker on the forum will test it for you else you may try your luck, maybe you can get the eff award endif else it is composite, don't bother endif Last fiddled with by LaurV on 2021-01-14 at 10:14

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