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One conjecture stronger than another?

  1. Nov 5, 2015 #1
    So, I was reading the Wikipedia page for Legendre's Conjecture and I came across this:
    "Two stronger conjectures, Andrica's conjecture and Oppermann's conjecture"
    My question is this: What does it mean for one conjecture to be 'stronger' than another?
     
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  3. Nov 5, 2015 #2

    fresh_42

    Staff: Mentor

    Usually it means that if the stronger conjecture is true then the weaker one is true as well. But they are not equivalent.
     
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