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A202137 Numbers k such that 24k + 1 is neither square nor prime. 1
6, 9, 11, 16, 20, 21, 23, 27, 29, 30, 31, 33, 34, 36, 37, 38, 41, 44, 45, 46, 49, 53, 56, 58, 59, 60, 61, 63, 64, 65, 66, 68, 71, 72, 76, 79, 80, 81, 82, 85, 86, 91, 93, 94, 96, 97, 98, 101, 102, 104, 106, 107, 110, 111, 114, 115, 116, 120, 121, 122, 124 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET

1,1

COMMENTS

Conjecture: sequence contains arbitrarily long runs of consecutive integers.

First runs with lengths 1..4 are 6; 20, 21; 29, 30, 31; 58, 59, 60, 61.

Records in run lengths are 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 13, 17, 20, 23, 32, 33, 36, 40, 41, 43, 48, 49, 52, 69, 77, 89, 97, 99, 108, 126, 135, 148, 149

with corresponding first terms of runs: 6, 20, 29, 58, 148, 163, 378, 449, 936, 1675, 5740, 7075, 15915, 35545, 112303, 229944, 469454, 628921, 775480, 902518, 1003826, 1208039, 12542948, 29223210, 33015691, 224430268, 260333109, 530363391, 3713119689, 7962252405, 9312173798.

Conjecture is easy to prove using the Chinese Remainder Theorem and the fact that the gaps between squares grow. - Robert Israel, Jan 25 2018

LINKS

Robert Israel, Table of n, a(n) for n = 1..10000

MAPLE

filter:= n -> not issqr(24*n+1) and not isprime(24*n+1):

select(filter, [$1..200]); # Robert Israel, Jan 25 2018

MATHEMATICA

Select[Range[150], !PrimeQ[24#+1]&&!IntegerQ[Sqrt[24#+1]]&] (* Harvey P. Dale, Dec 01 2015 *)

PROG

(PARI) for(n=1, 200, m=24*n+1; if(isprime(m)+issquare(m), , print1(n", ")))

(Magma) [n: n in [1..200] | not IsSquare(24*n+1) and not IsPrime(24*n+1)]; // Vincenzo Librandi, Jan 26 2018

CROSSREFS

Cf. A089237 (list of primes and squares), A089229 (neither primes nor squares).

Sequence in context: A184104 A315950 A026614 * A302580 A031256 A032730

Adjacent sequences: A202134 A202135 A202136 * A202138 A202139 A202140

KEYWORD

nonn

AUTHOR

Zak Seidov, Dec 15 2011

STATUS

approved

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