What is fermat number - Definition and Meaning

Fermat Number :

The Fermat number is a positive integer of the form of Fk = 22k + 1 where k is a positive integer. The result will be a prime number.


Formula :

Fk = 22k + 1

Example :

F0 = 3, F1 = 5, F2 = 17, F3 = 257, F4 = 65537.
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