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 A144722 a(n) is the smallest positive integer m such that b * (Product_{k=1..n} a(k)) + 1 is prime, with b = 3. 11
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 OFFSET 1,1 LINKS Table of n, a(n) for n=1..58. EXAMPLE 3*1+1=4 is not prime (omitted). a(1)=2 because 3*2+1=7 is prime. a(2)=3 because 3*2*3+1=19 is prime. MATHEMATICA k = 3; a = {}; Do[If[PrimeQ[k*n + 1], k = k*n; AppendTo[a, n]], {n, 1, 3000}]; a CROSSREFS Cf. A046966, A046972, A144717, A144718, A144723, A144724, A144725, A144726, A144727, A144728, A144729, A144730, A144731. Sequence in context: A274456 A333681 A084074 * A105808 A124058 A274423 Adjacent sequences: A144719 A144720 A144721 * A144723 A144724 A144725 KEYWORD nonn AUTHOR Artur Jasinski, Sep 19 2008 EXTENSIONS Definition corrected by Georg Fischer, Jun 18 2021 STATUS approved

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