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

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.

Published as

Journal article

Published Date

1824

Written Date

1780

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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Mathematics Commons

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