A Goldbach decomposition for $n$ is a pair of primes $p_1, p_2$ such that:
- $p_1 + p_2 = n$
Also known as
A Goldbach decomposition is also known as a Goldbach partition.
Source of Name
This entry was named for Christian Goldbach.
- Weisstein, Eric W. "Goldbach Partition." From MathWorld--A Wolfram Web Resource. http://mathworld.wolfram.com/GoldbachPartition.html