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17) Suppose that t − x and t + x have a common odd prime factor r in common, where r is of the form 4n + 3. Then r is a factor of (t − x) + (t + x), and hence of t, and hence likewise of x, while y 2 + z 2 ≡ 0 mod r. (18) If z is not divisible by r then there exists an integer z1 such that zz1 ≡ 1 mod r. (See the author’s Theory of Numbers, p. ) Hence (yz1 )2 + 1 ≡ 0 mod r. But this is impossible, since −1 is a quadratic non-residue of every prime number of the form 4n + 3. Hence, z, and therefore y, is divisible by r.

319–329. EQUATIONS OF THE THIRD DEGREE 51 § 15 On the Equation x3 + y 3 + z 3 − 3xyz = u3 + v 3 + w3 − 3uvw Probably the most elegant particular equations of the third degree are the following: x3 + y 3 = u3 , 3 3 3 (1) 3 x +y =u +v . (2) That the former is impossible in integers different from zero will be shown in the next section. The general solution of the latter we shall derive in this section. It is convenient to consider first the more general equation x3 + y 3 + z 3 − 3xyz = u3 + v 3 + w3 − 3uvw.

Xn = 0, it is clear that P (x) is identical with the expression in (7). Hence the set of numbers (7) is extended into the set (9) by the adjunction of the new variables x3 , x4 , . . , xn . It remains to show that the numbers P (x) form a domain with respect to multiplication. Let P (x) and P (y) be two numbers of the form (9). Then we have n P (x) · P (y) = i=1 (x1 + αi x2 + . . + αin−1 xn )(y1 + αi y2 + . . + αin−1 yn ). (10) PROBLEMS INVOLVING A MULTIPLICATIVE DOMAIN 41 Let us multiply together the two quantities x1 + αi x2 + .

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