Calculate n Prime Numbers

Category:
Dates and Math
Type:
Snippets
Difficulty:
Beginning
Author:
Jason Dickinson

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More information:
This package includes a function that will calculate n prime numbers, and a demo project that uses the function. I calculated 100,000 prime numbers in 56 minutes on a 500mhz pentium 3. The code is documented and explains carefully exactly how the algorithm works.

Instructions: Click the link below to download the code. Select 'Save' from the IE popup dialog. Once downloaded, open the .zip file from your local drive using WinZip or a comparable program to view the contents.

Download prime_calculator.zip