20140903, 02:51  #386  
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2) if you only consider this page it's a modular residue mod the mersenne number of a sequence and can't be said to be used like Si is on the wikipedia page about it. 3) as Si is very roughly 2^(2i) we can say i<(p/2) but that's all I know, as to you saying it's grade three math I didn't learn algebra until grade nine. Last fiddled with by science_man_88 on 20140903 at 02:54 

20140903, 03:45  #387  
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4 16 64 256 1024 4096 16384 65536 262144 1048576 

20140903, 11:58  #388 
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sorry I realize now it's roughly 2^(2^i)
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20140903, 12:11  #389 
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20140903, 12:20  #390 
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20141016, 23:18  #391 
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if only it was simpler
I'm guessing if an easy way to use one result of the LL test to figure another it would already be in use, but is there a way to figure out using the multinomial theorem the multinomial connecting two values in the LL sequence separated by a certain difference if so y>a*x+b where y is in the LL sequence and x is the previous mersenne you're jumping from I'm thinking about the result formed when the multinomial is divided by the form z=wp+n; 2^p1=x; 2^z1 = 2^n*((x+1)^w)1 ( yes I eliminated part of a term). I'm guessing it's too complicated or some other flaw has come up ?

20150330, 17:44  #392  
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working backwards from Sieve_of_Atkin wikipedia on mersenne number factors
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20150517, 23:36  #393  
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moved on again this time to the sieve of sundaram
I started off with the sieve of sundaram using the form of value that created a composite and said well if a mersenne is composite the next one has such and such a form and tried to equate form there I was hoping this would lead me to a property of some sort to look for the exponent or a form to solve into simpler terms that I could evaluate easy for a prime exponent. and yes I went through multiple steps but only show one and mix * and not leaving a space again.
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20150519, 00:05  #394  
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I got to:
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20150602, 13:48  #395 
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I know I've talked about the original nonreduced LL tests with x^22 and the difference a bit to people but I can't remember if I've talked about how the reduced form using 2*x^21 matches up to within a sum that I believe is mostly powers of two must equal to 1 mod 2^p1 , p obviously being prime ( by convention only) for 2^p1 to be prime. I guess I would have to figure out the formula for the sum to be of any use, anyone else interested ? edit: I realize now it's 2 mod 2^p1 the reason this came to mind is outside the 1 this resembles the trail factoring example on the GIMPS math page. edit: 2 I keep thinking I would have to tack a 1 on the begging but I don't in the case of the one starting with 2 because it's already like it's done the first 1 in the binary.
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20150602, 17:26  #396 
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I just thought I'd back this up with code ( prettied up after pasting):
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Mcode(p,{flag=1},{modulus=[p<<1+1,1<<p1][flag]},{zerocode=x^2},{onecode=[zerocode<<1,zerocode<<11][flag]},{bin=[p,1<<(p2)1][flag]},{result=[1,0][flag]},{x=[1,2][flag]})={ a=binary(bin); for(y=1,#a, if(a[y], x=eval(onecode)%modulus, x=eval(zerocode)%modulus ) ); if(x==result, if(flag==1, print("M"p" has a factor "modulus), if(flag==2, print("M"p" is prime") ) ) ) } Code:
addhelp(Mcode," if flag=1 proceed with checking if modulus is a divisor of Mp, if flag=2 proceeed with LL test of Mp") 
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