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Title Number theory : structures, examples, and problems / Titu Andreescu, Dorin Andrica.
Imprint Boston, Mass. : Birkhäuser, ©2009.

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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 384 pages)
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 377-380) and indexes.
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Subject Number theory.
Number theory -- Problems, exercises, etc.
Genre Electronic books.
Problems and exercises.
Contents Fundamentals. Divisibility -- Powers of integers -- Floor function and fractional part -- Digits of numbers -- Basic principles in number theory -- Arithmetic functions -- More on divisibility -- Diophantine equations -- Some special problems in number theory -- Problems involving binomial coefficients -- Miscellaneous problems -- Solutions to additional problems. Divisibility -- Powers of Integers -- Floor function and fractional part -- Digits of numbers -- Basic principles in number theory -- Arithmetic functions -- More on divisibility -- Diophantine equations -- Some special problems in number theory -- Problems involving binomial coefficients -- Miscellaneous problems.
Summary While the forefront of number theory is replete with sophisticated and famous open problems, at its foundation are basic, elementary ideas that can stimulate and challenge beginning students. This introductory text focuses on a problem-solving approach to the subject, situating each concept within the framework of an example for readers to solve.
Other Author Andrica, D. (Dorin)
Other Title Print version: Andreescu, Titu, 1956- Number theory. Boston, Mass. : Birkhäuser, ©2009 9780817632458 081763245X