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Spring 2013 Semester
Feb 23, 2017
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MATH 3527 - Number Theory
Introduces number theory. Topics include linear diophantine equations, congruences, design of magic squares, Fermat’s little theorem, Euler’s formula, Euler’s phi function, computing powers and roots in modular arithmetic, the RSA encryption system, primitive roots and indices, and the law of quadratic reciprocity. As time permits, may cover diophantine approximation and Pell’s equation, elliptic curves, points on elliptic curves, and Fermat’s last theorem. Prereq. MATH 1342.
4.000 Credit hours
4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Mathematics Department

Course Attributes:
CAS Core Analysis, NU Core Math/Anly Think Lvl 2, UG College of Science

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     

Undergraduate level MATH 1342 Minimum Grade of D-

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