359 (another Prime Pages' Curiosity)
 Curios: Curios Search:   Participate: The Moscow Puzzles: 359 Mathematical Recreations was authored by a Russian high school teacher named Boris A. Kordemsky and edited by Martin Gardner. In the Star Trek fictional universe, the Battle of Wolf 359 was the Federation's first major battle against a group of cyborgs. 359 = -1 + 23 * 45. [Kulsha] The 359th, 360th and 361st digits of are 360. [Croll] 2#*3#*5# - 1 is an emirp. [Patterson] The first prime (emirp) p of the type p=q*R(q)-(q+R(q)) where R(q) is the reversal of q. (Case q=13). [Loungrides] Day 359 of the non-leap year is not "naughty," but nice. Not only is it the largest prime ordinal day of the year, it's Christmas Day. [Kringle] Galileo was pardoned 359 years after his imprisonment for heresy by Pope John Paul II. The smallest emirp that gives other emirps when sandwiched between two n's in two ways (13591, 73597). [Loungrides] Largest known prime partial sum of number of connected planar graphs with n edges: 1 + 1 + 1 + 3 + 5 + 12 + 30 + 79 + 227 = 359 is prime. [Post] The smallest Sophie Germain prime (emirp) whose reversal is another (953*2+1 is prime). [Silva] (There are 3 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=673 Prime Curios! © 1999-2013 (all rights reserved)