There are infinitely many primes.
TIKEKAR, V.G. (2014) There are infinitely many primes. At Right Angles, 3 (1). pp. 1519. ISSN 25821873

Text
 Published Version
Download (735kB)  Preview 
Abstract
Say you have a set S of numbers. You want to know whether theremare finitely many elements in S, or infinitely many. How may we do this? Here is a possible strategy: Add up all the numbers in. If the sum if infinite, then surely S must have infinitely many elements!
Item Type:  Articles in APF Magazines  

Authors:  TIKEKAR, V.G.  
Document Language: 


Uncontrolled Keywords:  Prime, Composite, Infinite, Euler, Fundamental theorem of arithmetic, divergent series  
Subjects:  Natural Sciences > Mathematics  
Divisions:  Azim Premji University > University Publications > At Right Angles  
Full Text Status:  Public  
Related URLs:  
URI:  http://publications.azimpremjiuniversity.edu.in/id/eprint/1666  
Publisher URL:  http://apfstatic.s3.apsouth1.amazonaws.com/s3fs... 
Actions (login required)
View Item 