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The Resource 17 lectures on Fermat numbers : from number theory to geometry, Michal Křížek, Florian Luca, Lawrence Somer ; with a foreword by Alena Šolcová

17 lectures on Fermat numbers : from number theory to geometry, Michal Křížek, Florian Luca, Lawrence Somer ; with a foreword by Alena Šolcová

Label
17 lectures on Fermat numbers : from number theory to geometry
Title
17 lectures on Fermat numbers
Title remainder
from number theory to geometry
Statement of responsibility
Michal Křížek, Florian Luca, Lawrence Somer ; with a foreword by Alena Šolcová
Title variation
Seventeen lectures on Fermat numbers
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
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Křížek, M
Dewey number
512/.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA246
LC item number
.K75 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Luca, Florian
  • Somer, Lawrence
Series statement
CMS books in mathematics
Series volume
9
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Fermat numbers
Label
17 lectures on Fermat numbers : from number theory to geometry, Michal Křížek, Florian Luca, Lawrence Somer ; with a foreword by Alena Šolcová
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [226]-242) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Fundamentals of Number Theory -- 3. Basic Properties of Fermat Numbers -- 4. The Most Beautiful Theorems on Fermat Numbers -- 5. Primality of Fermat Numbers -- 6. Divisibility of Fermat Numbers -- 7. Factors of Fermat Numbers -- 8. Connection of Fermat Numbers with Pascal's Triangle -- 9. Miscellaneous Results -- 10. The Irrationality of the Sum of Some Reciprocals -- 11. Fermat Primes and a Diophantine Equation -- 12. Fermat's Little Theorem, Pseudoprimes, and Superpseudoprimes -- 13. Generalizations of Fermat Numbers -- 14. Open Problems -- 15. Fermat Number Transform and Other Applications -- 16. The Proof of Gauss's Theorem -- 17. Euclidean Construction of the Regular Heptadecagon -- App. A. Tables of Fermat Numbers and Their Prime Factors -- App. B. Mersenne Numbers -- App. C. Remembrance of Pierre de Fermat
Control code
47650982
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxiv, 257 pages
Isbn
9780387953328
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001042960
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
17 lectures on Fermat numbers : from number theory to geometry, Michal Křížek, Florian Luca, Lawrence Somer ; with a foreword by Alena Šolcová
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [226]-242) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Fundamentals of Number Theory -- 3. Basic Properties of Fermat Numbers -- 4. The Most Beautiful Theorems on Fermat Numbers -- 5. Primality of Fermat Numbers -- 6. Divisibility of Fermat Numbers -- 7. Factors of Fermat Numbers -- 8. Connection of Fermat Numbers with Pascal's Triangle -- 9. Miscellaneous Results -- 10. The Irrationality of the Sum of Some Reciprocals -- 11. Fermat Primes and a Diophantine Equation -- 12. Fermat's Little Theorem, Pseudoprimes, and Superpseudoprimes -- 13. Generalizations of Fermat Numbers -- 14. Open Problems -- 15. Fermat Number Transform and Other Applications -- 16. The Proof of Gauss's Theorem -- 17. Euclidean Construction of the Regular Heptadecagon -- App. A. Tables of Fermat Numbers and Their Prime Factors -- App. B. Mersenne Numbers -- App. C. Remembrance of Pierre de Fermat
Control code
47650982
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxiv, 257 pages
Isbn
9780387953328
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001042960
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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