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A182424 Numbers n such that n^4 + n^3 + n^2 + n - 1 is prime. 2
1, 2, 6, 8, 11, 12, 18, 30, 32, 39, 41, 44, 50, 63, 65, 69, 72, 74, 75, 78, 86, 93, 104, 107, 110, 123, 126, 140, 149, 153, 158, 165, 177, 179, 182, 186, 188, 189, 215, 218, 222, 225, 236, 237, 239, 254, 264, 267, 272, 278, 296, 299, 302, 305, 314, 320, 327, 330 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET

1,2

COMMENTS

The sequence contains 60491 terms <= 10^6.

The corresponding sequence of primes begins 3, 29, 1553, 4679, 16103, 22619, 111149, 837929, 1082399, 2374319, 2896403, 3835259, 6377549, 16007039, ...

LINKS

Vincenzo Librandi, Table of n, a(n) for n = 1..7000

EXAMPLE

18^4 + 18^3 + 18^2 + 18 - 1 = 111149 is prime, so 18 is in the sequence.

MATHEMATICA

Select[Range[350], PrimeQ[Total[#^Range[4]]-1]&] (* Harvey P. Dale, Aug 09 2014 *)

PROG

(PARI)

for (n=1, 10^4, p=n^4 + n^3 + n^2 + n - 1; if (isprime(p), print1(n, ", ")));

/* Joerg Arndt, Apr 28 2012 */

(MAGMA) [n: n in [0..400] | IsPrime(s) where s is -1+&+[n^i: i in [1..4 by 1]]]; // Vincenzo Librandi, Aug 10 2014

CROSSREFS

Cf. A049409, A182385.

Sequence in context: A144675 A088417 A050880 * A120764 A022430 A189666

Adjacent sequences:  A182421 A182422 A182423 * A182425 A182426 A182427

KEYWORD

nonn

AUTHOR

Alex Ratushnyak, Apr 28 2012

STATUS

approved

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