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p(p(x)) (Posted on 2005-06-11) Difficulty: 2 of 5
3, 5, 11, 17, 31, 41, 59, 67, ?

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Solution Next number Comment 8 of 8 |
p(x)=xth prime
p(p(1))=p(2)=3
p(p(2))=p(3)=5
p(p(3))=p(5)=11
p(p(4))=p(7)=17
p(p(5))=p(11)=31
p(p(6))=p(13)=41
p(p(7))=p(17)=59
p(p(8))=p(19)=67
Therefore, the next number is p(p(9))=p(23)=83.


  Posted by Math Man on 2011-07-16 22:25:47
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