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On Candido's Identity

by Claudi Alsina (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya Spain) and Roger B. Nelsen (Lewis and Clark College)

This article originally appeared in:
Mathematics Magazine
June, 2007

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

The authors discuss the existence of functions from the nonnegative reals to the nonnegative reals that satisfy the functional equation underlying Candido`s identity.

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