Talk:Prime triplet

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This statement is wrong: since every third odd number greater than 3 is divisible by 3, and hence not prime.

I believe what the author intended (I hope what the author intended) to say was this: One of every three sequential odd numbers is a multiple of three

Gene Klein — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 11:26, 14 February 2015 (UTC)

I was bold and changed it: Gene Klein — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 11:30, 14 February 2015 (UTC)

That looks correct, thank you. Joseph2302 (talk) 11:42, 14 February 2015 (UTC)