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Re: Prime Number Finder

by Anonymous Monk
on Feb 20, 2002 at 13:03 UTC ( #146564=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Prime Number Finder

Just a thought, but if you were to increment the first for loop by 2, (primes can't be even with the exception of 0 and 2) you only have to calculate half the iterations, making it twice as fast


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