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UnkleRhaukus Group Title

can i use \(\mathbb P\) to denote the set of prime numbers

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  1. SheldonEinstein Group Title
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    I searched net for this, : The set of all primes is often denoted P. source : wikipedia

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    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prime_number

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    you can use any letter you want

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  4. UnkleRhaukus Group Title
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    where on that page @SheldonEinstein /

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  5. UnkleRhaukus Group Title
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    is there are more common notation @Zarkon

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    there is no universal notation for the set if prime numbers. i have a set theory book where \(\mathbb{P}=\mathbb{R}\setminus\mathbb{Q}\)

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    *of prime numbers

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  8. SheldonEinstein Group Title
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    @UnkleRhaukus search for "denote" there in the page link of wikipedia, you will get it!

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    Yes, u can (but you will still have to say what it is)

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