Unsolved problems in number theory

  1. What are the most interesting examples of unsolved problems in number theory which an 18 year can understand?
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  3. The Goldbach Conjecture is easy enough to understand: every even number greater than 2 is the sum of two prime numbers.
    Easy to state, fiendishly difficult to prove.
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  4. A lot are referenced in the book :
    "Unsolved problems in number theory", R.K.Gay, Springer Edit.
    Much of them are easy to understand.
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