# Recent questions in Number Theory

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over 11 years ago

# Find all solutions in integers y and z to the equation 62 + y2 = z2.

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over 11 years ago

# Let a and b be positive integers. Show that (ab)(gcd(a; b)) = (a)(b) gcd(a; b). (Example: If a = 12 and b = 8, the equation reads 32 2 = 4 4 4.)

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over 11 years ago

# Prove that there are an innite number of primes congruent to 3 mod 4.

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over 11 years ago

# "Fermat showed that 237 -1 is composite by nding a prime factor p of 237 -1 which lies between 200 and 300. Using your knowledge of number theory, deduce the value of p."

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over 11 years ago

# "Which positive integers m have the property that there is a primitive root mod m? (Summarize what we know about this question, and why we know it. Your answer should be clear enough that one could use it to decide immediately if there is a primitive root modulo (257)2, 4 661, 257 661, : : : .)"

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