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    All you have to do is prove the Riemann Hypothesis, which states that:

    All non-trivial zeroes of the zeta function have real part 1/2

    But there is a much easier way to prove it, and win that $1,000,000. Here's how:

    Write a list of all the natural numbers, not including 1. The following uses all the natural number up to 20, not including 1:

    2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20

    Remove each number that is divisible by a square number (not including 12)

    2 3 5 6 7 10 11 13 14 15 17 19

    With the following numbers, write all of their prime factors.

    2-(2) 3-(3) 5-(5) 6-(3,2) 7-(7) 10-(5,2) 11-(11) 13-(13) 14-(7,2) 15-(5,3) 17-(17) 19-(19)

    Replace each number that has an odd number of prime factors with the letter A. Replace each number that has an even number of prime factors with the letter B.

    A A A B A B A A B B A A


    If you can prove that the distribution of As and Bs is statistically random, you will have proved the Riemann Hypothesis, and won $1,000,000 from the Clay Institute (provided the results are published in a paper, you will win the $1,000,000 after two years of your work being scrutinised by mathematicians to make sure it is correct)

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    (Original post by Kyx)
    All you have to do is prove the Riemann Hypothesis, which states that:

    All non-trivial zeroes of the zeta function have real part 1/2

    But there is a much easier way to prove it, and win that $1,000,000. Here's how:

    Write a list of all the natural numbers, not including 1. The following uses all the natural number up to 20, not including 1:

    2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20

    Remove each number that is divisible by a square number (not including 12)

    2 3 5 6 7 10 11 13 14 15 17 19

    With the following numbers, write all of their prime factors.

    2-(2) 3-(3) 5-(5) 6-(3,2) 7-(7) 10-(5,2) 11-(11) 13-(13) 14-(7,2) 15-(5,3) 17-(17) 19-(19)

    Replace each number that has an odd number of prime factors with the letter A. Replace each number that has an even number of prime factors with the letter B.

    A A A B A B A A B B A A


    If you can prove that the distribution of As and Bs is statistically random, you will have proved the Riemann Hypothesis, and won $1,000,000 from the Clay Institute (provided the results are published in a paper, you will win the $1,000,000 after two years of your work being scrutinised by mathematicians to make sure it is correct)

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    I have to go to maths now...........
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    (Original post by CheeseIsVeg)
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    I have to go to maths now...........
    Np
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    RNG says yes (it also said potato), give me my money.
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    (Original post by Willy Pete)
    RNG says yes (it also said potato), give me my money.
    You no prove it
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    (Original post by Kyx)
    You no prove it
    Is my word not proof enough?
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    (Original post by Willy Pete)
    Is my word not proof enough?
    Nope
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    (Original post by Kyx)
    Nope
    Well, I bid you adieu sir.
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    (Original post by Willy Pete)
    Well, I bid you adieu sir.
    Au Revoir, Auf Wiedersehen.
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    Yeah I did this proof for my essay this year, pretty standard
 
 
 
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