A variant of the Euclid-Mullin sequence containing every prime

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Abstract

We consider a generalization of Euclid's proof of the infinitude of primes and show that it leads to variants of the Euclid-Mullin sequence that provably contain every prime number.
Original languageEnglish
Article number4
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Integer Sequences
Volume19
Issue number6
Early online date30 Jun 2016
Publication statusPublished - 4 Jul 2016

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