What is the smallest prime?

Article by Chris K. Caldwell and Yeng Xiong

In collections: Easily explained, History, Notation and conventions, Integerology

What is the first prime? It seems that the number two should be the obvious answer, and today it is, but it was not always so. There were times when and mathematicians for whom the...

URL: http://arxiv.org/abs/1209.2007v2

PDF: http://arxiv.org/pdf/1209.2007v2

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