

A014546


Primes in Sylvester's sequence A000058.


2




OFFSET

1,1


COMMENTS

No more primes up to 21st recurrence step.  Artur Jasinski, Sep 20 2008
Andersen's page shows that A000058(30) is the first number whose primality is unknown. Thus if a(6) exists it has over 218 million decimal digits.


LINKS

Table of n, a(n) for n=1..5.
Jens Kruse Andersen, Factorization of Sylvester's sequence
Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics, Sylvester's Sequence


MATHEMATICA

a = {}; k = 2; Do[k = k^2  k + 1; If[PrimeQ[k], AppendTo[a, k]], {n, 1, 15}]; a (* Artur Jasinski, Sep 20 2008 *)


CROSSREFS

Cf. A000058.
Sequence in context: A082993 A071580 A267507 * A068393 A032053 A086542
Adjacent sequences: A014543 A014544 A014545 * A014547 A014548 A014549


KEYWORD

nonn


AUTHOR

Eric W. Weisstein


STATUS

approved



