RE: Writing a program to hunt for a prime between n^2 and (n+1)^2

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg39190] RE: [mg39168] Writing a program to hunt for a prime between n^2 and (n+1)^2*From*: "Harvey P. Dale" <hpd1 at nyu.edu>*Date*: Mon, 3 Feb 2003 01:08:42 -0500 (EST)*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Diana: This should do it: primeBetween[n_] := Module[{ppn = PrimePi[n^2] + 1, ppn1 = PrimePi[(n + 1)^2]}, Prime[Range[ppn, ppn1]]] Best, Harvey Harvey P. Dale University Professor of Philanthropy and the Law Director, National Center on Philanthropy and the Law New York University School of Law Room 206A 110 West 3rd Street New York, N.Y. 10012-1074 -----Original Message----- From: Diana [mailto:diana53xiii at earthlink.remove13.net] To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net Subject: [mg39190] [mg39168] Writing a program to hunt for a prime between n^2 and (n+1)^2 Folks, I am trying to come up with a snazzy way to hunt for a prime between n^2 and (n+1)^2. Some ideas? Thanks, Diana -- "God made the integers, all else is the work of man." L. Kronecker, Jahresber. DMV 2, S. 19.