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Sums of distinct primes from congruence classes modulo $12$
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by Robert E. Dressler, Andrzej Mąkowski and Thomas Parker PDF
Math. Comp. 28 (1974), 651-652 Request permission


It is shown that every integer greater than 1969, 1349, 1387, 1475 is a sum of distinct primes of the form $12k + 1,12k + 5,12k + 7,12k + 11$, respectively. Furthermore, these lower bounds are best possible.
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  • © Copyright 1974 American Mathematical Society
  • Journal: Math. Comp. 28 (1974), 651-652
  • MSC: Primary 10J15
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  • MathSciNet review: 0340206