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April 16th, 2017, 09:02 AM  #1 
Newbie Joined: Jan 2013 Posts: 19 Thanks: 0  Can anyone here factor 100 numbers and spot all primes in 20 MINUTES?
Can anyone here factor 100 numbers and spot all primes in 20 MINUITS?....Grade 4 students are currently doing it now I can show u the simple manual method...If u wish..If not that's cool

April 16th, 2017, 10:18 AM  #2 
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who cares

April 17th, 2017, 02:11 PM  #3  
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April 17th, 2017, 03:08 PM  #4 
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I should think it very much depends on the size and quantity of the factors. I'm certain I could do numbers less than 200 in under 20 minutes, probably also numbers less than 1000. Numbers of the order of $10^200$ would probably defeat me, even if the factors were quite small.
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May 4th, 2017, 10:17 AM  #7 
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Here is the solution https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=K9gKZNAWZ9M 

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