# Goldbach's conjecture

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## Goldbach's conjecture

(ˈɡəʊldˌbɑːxs)
n
(Mathematics) the conjecture that every even number greater than two is the sum of two prime numbers
[named after C. Goldbach (1690–1764), German mathematician]
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But, the Goldbach conjecture amounts to the claim that there is a non-zero lower bound.
Other problems discussed include the Goldbach Conjecture, the Four Color Theorem, the Kepler Conjecture, the Mordell Conjecture, the Riemann Hypothesis, the Poincare Conjecture, the P/NP Problem, the Navier-Stokes Equation, the Mass Gap Hypothesis, the Birch-Swinnerton-Dyer Conjecture, and the Hodge Conjecture.
1] Ikorong Anouk Gilbert Nemron, An original symposium over the Goldbach conjecture, The Fermat primes, The Fermat composite numbers conjecture, and the Mersenne primes conjecture, Mathematicae Notae.
2] Ikorong Anouk Gilbert Nemron, An original abstract over the twin primes, the Goldbach Conjecture, the Friendly numbers, the perfect numbers, the Mersenne composite numbers, and the Sophie Germain primes, Journal of Discrete Mathematical Sciences And Cryptography, Taru Plublications, 11(2008), No.
The Goldbach conjecture (see Abstract and Definitions) states that every even integer e [greater than or equal to] 4 is goldbach.
Last week we were winding up our solutions to both the Delian Problem and the Goldbach Conjecture.
Fermat's Last Theorem presents findings in connection with FLT and also discusses the Goldbach Conjecture.
As you see, the number 2 does not fit the Goldbach conjecture because it is not the sum of two prime numbers.
a number not even and not a sum of two primes) thus confirms the Goldbach conjecture, an so also confirms its consequence, the 'little' Goldbach conjecture.
The Goldbach conjecture [1742] is that every even number larger than 2 can be expressed as a sum of two primes.
1] Pan Chengdong and Pan Chengbiao, Goldbach Conjecture, Science Press, Beijing, 1992.
The Goldbach conjecture, devised by historian and mathematician Christian Goldbach in 1742, proposes that every even number is the sum of two primes; for example, 8 = 3 + 5.
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