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Puzzle 456. Mersenne Primes as a sum of consecutive primes

Anton Vrba sent the following puzzle proposal: 

2^5-1 = 7+11+13

2^17-1 = 43669 + 43691+ 43711

2^127-1 = 56713727820156410577229101238628035201 + 56...243 + 56...283

Q. Express Mersenne Primes as a sum of consecutive primes

 

 

 

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