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Elementary Number Theory with Applications

Book Title

Elementary Number Theory with Applications

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Publication Date

5-8-2007

Edition

2

Publisher

Harcourt /Academic Press

Place of Publication

San Diego, CA

Keywords

Mathematics

Subject

Number theory

Department

Mathematics

Disciplines

Mathematics

Description

This second edition updates the well-regarded 2001 publication with new short sections on topics like Catalan numbers and their relationship to Pascal's triangle and Mersenne numbers, Pollard rho factorization method, Hoggatt-Hensell identity. Koshy has added a new chapter on continued fractions. The unique features of the first edition like news of recent discoveries, biographical sketches of mathematicians, and applications--like the use of congruence in scheduling of a round-robin tournament--are being refreshed with current information. More challenging exercises are included both in the textbook and in the instructor's manual. Elementary Number Theory with Applications 2e is ideally suited for undergraduate students and is especially appropriate for prospective and in-service math teachers at the high school and middle school levels.

ISBN

FBC005

Document Type

Article

Elementary Number Theory with Applications

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