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The smallest prime that contains all of the prime digits. Chinese Emperor Yao began his reign in 2357 B.C. (A famous legend holds that he created the game of Go to improve the intelligence of his son.) 2^{2} + 3^{3} + 5^{5} + 7^{7} is prime. [Papazacharias] Letting A = 1, B = 2, ..., Z = 26, then 2357 is the sum of all the values of the U.S. Presidents' last names from Washington to Coolidge. [Trotter] 2357 is also the sum of consecutive primes in at least two ways: (773 + 787 + 797) and (461 + 463 + 467 + 479 + 487). [Trotter] The smallest number, curiously prime, whose square begins with 4 identical (prime) digits: 2357^2 = 5555449. [Post] Inserting nineteen zeros between the four prime digits of 2357 makes another prime of prime length sixtyone. Note that 23 + 57 = 19 + 61 and also 19 + 4 = 23 as 57 + 4 = 61. [De Geest] Twentythree fiftyseven (23:57) is the largest "prime time" of day on a 24hour clock in hours and minutes. [Luhn] 2^{1013} + 3^{1013} + 5^{1013} + 7^{1013} is prime. [Luhn] 2^{19} + 3^{19} + 5^{19} + 7^{19} is prime. [Ngassam] The prime digits united by unities is prime (2131517). [De Geest] 2*3*5*7+2+3+5+7 and 2*3*5*72357 are both prime. [Poo Sung] 100^n + 10^n  1 is prime for consecutive primes 2357. [Patterson] The product of the primes less than or equal to 2357 is the smallest titanic primorial number. The number of pies used in the shooting of The Great Race (biggest pie throwing scene on film). Oklahoma is the only U.S. state name whose letters in prime positions are all consonants. The fair approximation log 2/3 = log 5/7 between the successive digits of prime 2357 is a direct consequence of the observation that 2^{7} is close to 5^{3}. [Beedassy] The number with each prime digit d repeated d times and the whole sandwiched between two blocks of prime 2357, is prime: 2357223335555577777772357. [Beedassy] Replacing each prime digit in 2357 by its complement forms the prime 8753. Note that combining the two primes by interweaving their digits forms another prime: 82735537. [Beedassy] The sum of 2357 and its successive righttruncations (2357 + 235 + 23 + 2 + 0) is prime, and so is the sum of the successive deleted digits (0 + 7 + 5 + 3 + 2). [Beedassy] 2^{p7} + 3^{p5} + 5^{p3} + 7^{p2} is prime, where p_{n} is the nth prime. [Beedassy] 2357 = 1234 + 1123. Note the first four prime, natural, and Fibonacci numbers. [Silva] The double Mersenne numbers M_{Mp} = 2^{Mp}  1, (where M_{p} = 2^{p}  1) are primes only for p = 2, 3, 5, 7. [Beedassy] Adding the prime digits (2, 3, 5, 7) either to all primes with a prime number of distinct prime digits (23, 37, 53, 73, 257, 523) or to all nonprimes with a nonprime number of distinct prime digits (2375, 2537, 2573, 2735, 3275, 3572, 3725, 3752, 5327, 5372, 5723, 5732, 7235, 7325, 7352, 7532 ) forms a prime in each case (983 ; 76159) the reversal of whose product is also prime (79246847). [Beedassy] 2357 can be expressed as the repdigit sum of its (prime) digits: 2222 + 3 + 55 + 77. Note that the latter summands concatenate, in some appropriate order, into a prime, in three different ways all starting with "55": 553222277, 552222773, 557722223. [Beedassy] The alternating productseries 235*7 +/ 23*57 /+ 2*357 +/ 23*5*7 /+ 2*35*7 +/ 2*3*57 /+ 2*3*5*7 yield prime sums (2689, 601) whose concatenations (2689601, 6012689) are also prime. [Beedassy] The reverse concatenation of the two prime derangements (5273 and 7523) of 2357 is prime: 75235273. Note that sandwiching the latter between two blocks of prime 2357, followed by halving at the middle yields a new pair of primes (23577523 ; 52732357 ) both remaining prime when every digit is replaced by its respective complement (87533587 ; 58378753). [Beedassy] Replacing from the left the first digits in 2357 by their partial sums forms a succession of four primes,viz., 2357, 557, 107, 17. Note that the reversals of both semiprimes 2357*557 and 107*17 are prime (9482131, 9181). [Beedassy] The sum of the cubes of the first four Fibonacci primes. Curiously, the prime contains three of them. [Silva] On the night of 11/13/1991, the Virginia Lottery Pick 4 winning numbers were 2, 3, 5, 7.
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