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Medical Cozenage on Fermat's Last Theorem

by Lee Whitt (Daniel H. Wagner Associates)

This article originally appeared in:
College Mathematics Journal
January, 1985

Subject classification(s): Algebra and Number Theory | Algebra
Applicable Course(s): 2.1 College Algebra | 4.3 Number Theory

This tongue-in-cheek article solves a variation of Fermat's last theorem.

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Capsule Course Topic(s):
Number Theory | Diophantine Problems
Number Theory | Diophantine Problems, Fermat's Last Theorem
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