Why 82 000 is an extraordinary number - Numberphile


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Dr James Grime explains why 82 000 is an extraordinary number.

Consider the sequence 2, 3, 4, 82 000. This is the sequence of "smallest number > 1 whose representation in all bases up to n consists only of zeros and ones". [source]

27 June 2015 Edit: 5 July 2015

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