English Title

An easy resolution to a most difficult question, where this most general form vvzz(axx+byy)2 + Δxxyy(avv+bzz)2 is required to be reduced to a square

Authors

Leonhard Euler

Enestrom Number

764

Fuss Index

45

Original Language

Latin

Published as

Journal article

Published Date

1824

Written Date

1780

Content Summary

Euler considers quadratic forms axx+2bxy+cyy, a little more general than his usual form. Biquadratic forms didn't seem to take off, though.

Original Source Citation

Mémoires de l'académie des sciences de St.-Petersbourg, Volume 9, pp. 14-19.

Opera Omnia Citation

Series 1, Volume 5, pp.71-76.

Record Created

2018-09-25

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