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Prime Numbers, Friends Who Give Problems : A Trialogue With Papa Paulo (Paperback) (Paulo Ribenboim)

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This book consists of a dialogue in which two people ask the author questions about prime numbers, ranging from the elementary level, to all topics in the theory of prime numbers, to famous problems. They discuss topics like what prime numbers are, division and multiplication, congruences, Euler's theorem, testing for primality and factorization, Fermat numbers, perfect numbers, the Newton binomial formula, money and primes, cryptography, new numbers and functions, primes in arithmetic progression, and sequences, with examples, some proofs, and biographical notes about key mathematicians. Annotation ©2017 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 320
Genre: Mathematics, Education
Format: Paperback
Publisher: World Scientific Pub Co Inc
Author: Paulo Ribenboim
Language: English
Street Date: December 28, 2016
TCIN: 52241725
UPC: 9789814725811
Item Number (DPCI): 248-44-3844
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MSRPwas $38.00

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