Saikia, Manjil and Laugier, Alexandre 2014. A characterization of a prime p from the binomial coefficient (np). The Mathematics Student 83 (1-4) , pp. 221-227. |
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Abstract
We complete a proof of a theorem that was inspired by an Indian Olympiad problem, which gives an interesting characterization of a prime number p with respect to the binomial coefficients (np). We also derive a related result which generalizes the theorem in one direction.
Item Type: | Article |
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Status: | Published |
Schools: | Mathematics |
Last Modified: | 14 Feb 2020 16:01 |
URI: | http://orca.cf.ac.uk/id/eprint/129622 |
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