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# Number Theory

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What is the total number of primes between 1 and 1,000,00? Also, what is their total sum? Use computers or spread sheets to get the answer. Thanks for any help.
P.S. I have the answer to both, but just want verification.

Jan 14, 2019

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whaaaaa... lol

Jan 14, 2019
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This must be given to you by your teacher as an exercise in learning how to use a "spreadsheet" or how to write a computer code(if you are studying coding) to see if you can do it! At least, that is what I think! The number of primes between 1 and 1,000,000 can be esily obtained from numerous sources on the Internet and elsewhere. However, summing them all up is quite a different matter altogether!.

If you have any experience in coding, in any programming language, this is a trivial matter! Since I have some experience in coding in a couple of languages, this is a very simple project which takes a couple of minute to write, and a couple of milliseconds to run. As a result, here are the numbers you are looking for:

Number of primes between 1 and 1,000,000 = 78,498. And their total sum =37,550,402,023.

Good luck!.

Jan 14, 2019