229 (another Prime Pages' Curiosity)
 Curios: Curios Search:   Participate: 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 5 curios for this number that have not yet been approved by an editor.)   To link to this page use http://primes.utm.edu/curios/page.php?number_id=259 Prime Curios! © 1999-2013 (all rights reserved)