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 A Composite Determination Problem (Posted on 2006-04-23)
Determine whether or not N is a composite number, where

N = 675*2621 + 677*2610 - 1

NOTE:
A prime number (or a prime) is a natural number that has exactly two (distinct) natural number divisors, which are 1 and the prime number itself. A composite number is a positive integer which has a positive divisor other than one or itself. By definition, every integer greater than one is either a prime number or a composite number. The numbers 0 and 1 are considered to be neither prime nor composite.

 See The Solution Submitted by K Sengupta Rating: 4.3333 (3 votes)

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 re: Another Stab at the Solution (Whoops again) | Comment 4 of 14 |
(In reply to Another Stab at the Solution by tomarken)

Wow, this is really getting embarrassing.  So, of course I see how I went horribly wrong in my last post as well.  I think I'm going to turn off the computer for a while and let the smart people work on this.
 Posted by tomarken on 2006-04-23 11:10:02

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