English Title

Theorems about the remainders left by division by powers

Authors

Leonhard Euler

Enestrom Number

262

Fuss Index

8

Original Language

Latin

Published as

Journal article

Published Date

1761

Written Date

1755

Content Summary

This paper contains theorems about power residues modulo a prime, among them (1) the fact that they don't repeat, (2) a multiplicative homomorphism property, and (3) a solvability property. This paper shows insight into the properties of groups.

Original Source Citation

Novi Commentarii academiae scientiarum Petropolitanae, Volume 7, pp. 49-82.

Opera Omnia Citation

Series 1, Volume 2, pp.493-518.

Record Created

2018-09-25

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