# 974! - 1

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Description: | 974! - 1 |
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Verification status (*): | Proven |

Official Comment (*): | Factorial |

Proof-code(s): (*): | CD : Caldwell, Dubner, Cruncher |

Decimal Digits: | 2490 (log_{10} is 2489.7470051959) |

Rank (*): | 93497 (digit rank is 1) |

Entrance Rank (*): | 709 |

Currently on list? (*): | short |

Submitted: | 10/1992 |

Last modified: | 10/1992 |

Database id: | 31592 |

Status Flags: | none |

Score (*): | 28.1199 (normalized score 0) |

#### Archival tags:

There are certain forms classed as archivable: these prime may (at times) remain on this list even if they do not make the Top 5000 proper. Such primes are tracked with archival tags.

- Factorial primes (archivable *)
- Prime on list:
yes, rank16

Subcategory: "Factorial"

(archival tag id 175683, tag last modified 2016-07-27 01:20:35)

#### Verification data:

The Top 5000 Primes is a list for proven primes only. In order to maintain the integrity of this list, we seek to verify the primality of all submissions. We are currently unable to check all proofs (ECPP, KP, ...), but we will at least trial divide and PRP check every entry before it is included in the list.

field value prime_id 31592 person_id 9 machine Windows XP P4 1.8GHz what prime notes Primality testing 974!-1 [N+1, Brillhart-Lehmer-Selfridge] Calling Brillhart-Lehmer-Selfridge with factored part 37.17% 974!-1 is prime! (21.984000 seconds) PFGW Version 20021217.Win_Dev (Beta 'caveat utilitor') [FFT v22.7 w/P4] Running N+1 test using discriminant 977, base 1+sqrt(977) Running N+1 test using discriminant 977, base 2+sqrt(977) Running N+1 test using discriminant 977, base 3+sqrt(977) modified 2003-03-25 11:23:49 created 2002-12-27 14:49:36 id 53217

Query times: 0.0004 seconds to select prime, 0.0007 seconds to seek comments.

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