The book is now available! 229
(another Prime Pages' Curiosity)
Prime Curios!
Curios: Curios Search:
 

Participate:
Share
+ The highest you can score in a standard game of bowling if your score in each of the ten frames is required to be a prime number. [Keith]

+ The sum of the first 229 primes divides the product of the first 229 primes.

+ The smallest prime that remains prime when added to its reversal. [Luhn]

+ Replacing each digit of prime 229 with its square, respectively its cube, results in two new primes (4481 and 88729) with a palindromic difference of 84248. Coincidentally, 229 + 4481 + 88729 is palindromic as well. [De Geest]

+ 229 is the difference between 33 and 44. [Raymond]

+ The names of the fifty U.S. states contain 229 letters that are always consonants in English (i.e., are not A, E, I, O, U, W, or Y). [Blanchette]

+ The concatenation of the two most distant prime dates for any given day of a month in a leap year. [Loungrides]

+ The smallest prime minimal sum solution to Honaker's triangle problem that has an odd prime index. Can you find the next?

+ There are exactly 229 six-digit Fibomorphic numbers. [Beedassy and Wasserman]

(There are 6 curios for this number that have not yet been approved by an editor.)




Prime Curios! © 2000-2017 (all rights reserved)