There are infinitely prime numbers
Comac, Comac (2017) There are infinitely prime numbers. At Right Angles, 6 (3). pp. 2627.

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Abstract
Some theorems, it seems, are evergreen. New proofs keep turning up for them. One such is the theorem of Pythagoras (the current number of proofs stands at over 300). Another is the claim that the square root of 2 is irrational. A third example is the statement that there exist infinitely many prime numbers. This is the one on which we will dwell in this short article.
Item Type:  Articles in APF Magazines  

Authors:  Comac, Comac  
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Uncontrolled Keywords:  Prime number, Euclid, Proof by contradiction, Infinite  
Subjects:  Natural Sciences > Mathematics  
Divisions:  Azim Premji University > University Publications > At Right Angles  
Full Text Status:  Public  
URI:  http://publications.azimpremjiuniversity.edu.in/id/eprint/1295  
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