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Challenge #187: Generate Prime Numbers

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Asteroid

Here is my very un-mathematical solution.  works up to 1000, but would probably blow up a computer if ran for a large number.

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Quasar

My solution:

 

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Haha, my CLUNKY solution. I really enjoyed seeing other (MORE EFFICIENT!) solutions to this challenge.

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First weekly challenge!

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Alteryx Certified Partner
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Comet

First challenge completed!

 

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Meteor

Good fun! Solution is attached and available below

 

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A little of a mess with the flags & logic in the formula tool, but surprisingly easy!

 

I've never used the generate Rows before - thought it would be better to use it in a batch macro - but the duplicated Append Fields method is much easier.

Meteoroid

I tried two different versions - Brute force and using the method 'Sieve Of Eratosthenes'

The first one crashed around 100,000 records while the second can output results for 10M of records in 1 minute.

 

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Magnetar
Magnetar
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Love a good math problem!
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Meteoroid

My attempt. Couldn't think how to tackle this easily using Alteryx tools, so had a go using the Python tool. Getting a strange error though regarding metadata, but outputs the answer.

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