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Prime Number Generator to Create List of Prime Numbers

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Prime Number List Generator

This calculator will create a custom prime numbers list of up to 10,000 primes, with primes ranging from 2 to 104,730. For example, you could either create a delimited list containing the first 100 prime numbers, or a list of the primes that occur between 100 and 500. Plus, you can also tell the generator to format the list into a custom prime numbers chart for printing.

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Selected Data Record:

A Data Record is a set of calculator entries that are stored in your web browser's Local Storage. If a Data Record is currently selected in the "Data" tab, this line will list the name you gave to that data record. If no data record is selected, or you have no entries stored for this calculator, the line will display "None".

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Prime number list options:

Tap one of the two options to indicate how you would like to select the set of prime numbers. The next line will change to match your selection.

The left-hand option will generate a list from the number 2 through the number of primes you enter in the field.

The right-hand option will create a set of primes between the two numbers you enter.

Note that the maximum first number of primes is 10000 and the maximum ending between entry is 104730.

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First number of primes:

Enter the first number of primes you wish to include in your list. The calculator will start with the 2 and continue adding prime numbers until the count reaches your enter number of primes. The maximum entry is 10000.

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Range of primes:

Enter the starting and ending number for the range you would like the list of prime numbers to fall between. The calculator will find all primes between the starting and ending numbers entered. The maximum entry in the right-hand field is 104730.

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List item separator:

Select how you would like the list delimited (separator to use between numbers).

Prime number list:

Prime number list:

This is the list of prime numbers based on your preferences. This format of the list allows you to highlight and copy the list to paste/import into your preferred document type (word processing, spreadsheet, etc.). To print a chart of the list, see the buttons below the delimited list.

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Chart orientation:

If you would like to create a printer friendly chart, choose either Horizontal (numbers listed in order from left-to-right) or Vertical (numbers listed in order from top-to-bottom).

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Number of chart columns:

Select the number of columns wide you would like the chart displayed.

If you would like to save the current entries to the secure database, tap or click on the Data tab, select "New Data Record", give the data record a name, then tap or click the Save button. To save changes to previously saved entries, simply tap the Save button. Please select and "Clear" any data records you no longer need.

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Help and Tools

Help and Tools:

This section, which you can Unstick or Hide in the Calculator Preferences (just above the top of the calculator), contains the following tabs (content too long to fit within bordered frame can be scrolled up and down):

About: Click this tab for an introduction to the calculator.

Instructions: Click this tab for step-by-step instructions for using the calculator.

Terms: Click this tab for a list of the descriptions that are located within each popup help button (info icons).

PCalc: Click this tab for a handy "pocket" calculator you can use when you need to calculate an entry needed for the calculator.

Data: Click this tab to save a set of entries or a note in between visits. Entries and notes will be stored to your web browser's local storage (if supported by your browser of choice), meaning they can only be recalled with the same device and web browser you were using when you saved them. If you'd like to save entries and notes between devices you can do so by subscribing to the Ad-Free Member Version.



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Adjust Calculator Width:

Move the slider to left and right to adjust the calculator width. Note that the Help and Tools panel will be hidden when the calculator is too wide to fit both on the screen. Moving the slider to the left will bring the instructions and tools panel back into view.

Also note that some calculators will reformat to accommodate the screen size as you make the calculator wider or narrower. If the calculator is narrow, columns of entry rows will be converted to a vertical entry form, whereas a wider calculator will display columns of entry rows, and the entry fields will be smaller in size ... since they will not need to be "thumb friendly".

Show/Hide Popup Keypads:

Select Show or Hide to show or hide the popup keypad icons located next to numeric entry fields. These are generally only needed for mobile devices that don't have decimal points in their numeric keypads. So if you are on a desktop, you may find the calculator to be more user-friendly and less cluttered without them.

Stick/Unstick Tools:

Select Stick or Unstick to stick or unstick the help and tools panel. Selecting "Stick" will keep the panel in view while scrolling the calculator vertically. If you find that annoying, select "Unstick" to keep the panel in a stationary position.

If the tools panel becomes "Unstuck" on its own, try clicking "Unstick" and then "Stick" to re-stick the panel.