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A089727 Largest prime of the form n*k+1, k <= n. 3
2, 5, 7, 17, 11, 37, 43, 41, 73, 101, 89, 109, 157, 197, 211, 257, 239, 307, 229, 401, 421, 463, 461, 577, 601, 677, 541, 757, 523, 811, 683, 929, 991, 1123, 1051, 1297, 1259, 1217, 1483, 1601, 1559, 1723, 1721, 1453, 1801, 1979, 2069, 2161, 1667, 2351, 2551 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET

1,1

LINKS

Vincenzo Librandi, Table of n, a(n) for n = 1..1000

EXAMPLE

a(5)=11 because 5*2+1=11 is prime, whereas 5*5+1=26, 5*4+1=21 and 5*3+1=16 are composite.

MATHEMATICA

f[n_] := Block[{k = n}, While[ !PrimeQ[k*n + 1], k-- ]; k*n + 1]; Array[f, 51] (* Robert G. Wilson v, Dec 17 2009 *)

PROG

(PARI) A089727(n) = {local(k); k=n; while(!isprime(n*k+1), k--); n*k+1} \\ Michael B. Porter, Dec 17 2009

CROSSREFS

Cf. A089726.

Sequence in context: A082088 A075881 A208241 * A113514 A145674 A067161

Adjacent sequences:  A089724 A089725 A089726 * A089728 A089729 A089730

KEYWORD

nonn,easy

AUTHOR

Amarnath Murthy, Nov 18 2003

EXTENSIONS

More terms from Hugo Pfoertner, Apr 01 2004

STATUS

approved

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