Posted by: Gary Ernest Davis on: March 25, 2013

If

and think again.

*Courtesy of Chris Budd & +plus magazine*

And if, see perchance, Â that is not convincing enough,Â try this: for a positive real number let denote the number of primes less than or equal to , and let be the area, from 2 to ,Â underÂ the graph of :

*Area under curve Â **fromÂ **t=2 to t=x (here, x=10)*

Then:

The *rate* at whichÂ Â approachesÂ 1 is aÂ majorÂ area ofÂ mathematicalÂ research, which is not advanced one whit by the view thatÂ mathematicsÂ is aÂ language.

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