In this activity, students will explore Goldbach's conjecture. Goldbach's conjecture states that any even number greater than 4 can be written as the sum of two odd prime numbers (for example, 12 = 5 + 7).
Before the Activity
Download the attached PDF and look over the Teacher Page.
During the Activity
Discuss the materials from the Student Page with your class.
After the Activity
Encourage students to explore Web sites and questions from the Extensions Page.