Number Theory


Counting the Number of Twin Primes

Authors: James Edwin Rock

Let Pn be the n_th prime. For twin primes Pn – Pn-1 = 2. We give a heuristic argument that in the interval (Pn, Pn2) as Pn gets larger, there is an increasing number of twin primes.

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