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 A084832 Numbers k such that 2*R_k - 1 is prime, where R_k = 11...1 is the repunit (A002275) of length k. 4
 4, 18, 100, 121, 244, 546, 631, 1494, 2566, 8088, 262603, 282948, 359860 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
 OFFSET 1,1 COMMENTS Also numbers k such that (2*10^k-11)/9 is prime. Larger values correspond to strong pseudoprimes. a(11) > 10^5. - Robert Price, Sep 06 2014 LINKS Table of n, a(n) for n=1..13. Makoto Kamada, Prime numbers of the form 22...221. Index entries for primes involving repunits FORMULA a(n) = A056660(n) + 1. EXAMPLE a(1) = 4 because 2*(10^4-1)/9-1 = 2221 is prime. a(2) = 18 means that 222222222222222221 is prime. MAPLE select(t -> isprime(2*(10^t-1)/9-1), [\$1..1000]); # Robert Israel, Sep 07 2014 MATHEMATICA Do[ If[ PrimeQ[2(10^n - 1)/9 - 1], Print[n]], {n, 0, 7000}] (* Robert G. Wilson v, Oct 14 2004; fixed by Derek Orr, Sep 06 2014 *) PROG (PARI) for(n=1, 10^4, if(ispseudoprime(2*(10^n-1)/9-1), print1(n, ", "))) \\ Derek Orr, Sep 06 2014 (Python) from sympy import isprime def afind(limit): n, twoRn = 1, 2 for n in range(1, limit+1): if isprime(twoRn-1): print(n, end=", ") twoRn = 10*twoRn + 2 afind(700) # Michael S. Branicky, Apr 18 2021 CROSSREFS Cf. A084831, A096503-A096508, A096841-A096846, A002275, A056660. Sequence in context: A020027 A263688 A197593 * A135177 A244309 A137958 Adjacent sequences: A084829 A084830 A084831 * A084833 A084834 A084835 KEYWORD more,nonn AUTHOR Jason Earls, Jun 05 2003 EXTENSIONS a(8) from Labos Elemer, Jul 15 2004 a(10) from Kamada data by Robert Price, Sep 06 2014 a(11)-a(13) from Kamada data by Tyler Busby, Apr 29 2024 STATUS approved

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