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    Twin Prime Pairs

    I already wrote some code to find prime numbers, now I have to write some code that prints out all the twin prime pairs under 1000... suggestions?

    my code so far:

    int x, m = 2;

    printf("Enter a number to check if it is prime\n");

    for( m = 2 ; m*m <= x, ++m; ) {

    if( n %m == 0 ){

    printf("%d is not prime.\n", x);
    if( m == n ){
    printf("%d is prime.\n", x);

    thanks :)

    P.S. I'm a super beginner, only been at this for a month or two. Be gentle if the above is wacky.
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    You don't have a program that prints prime numbers.
    You don't have a program at all.

    Start with writing hello world,
    learn to use the compiler,
    learn the essentials of a c program.
    Turn on compiler warnings and address the issues that arise.

    If you'd like accolades, your absolute beginner non-program is in some ways a good deal better than other absolute beginner nonsense that come through this forum.
    Last edited by b49P23TIvg; March 21st, 2013 at 07:52 AM.
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