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Six proofs of the infinity of primes

  • Martin Aigner
  • Günter M. Ziegler
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Abstract

It is only natural that we start these notes with probably the oldest Book Proof, usually attributed to Euclid (Elements IX, 20). It shows that the sequence of primes does not end.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Martin Aigner
    • 1
  • Günter M. Ziegler
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut für MathematikFreie Universität BerlinBerlinGermany

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