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Dickson, Leonard E. (Leonard Eugene), 1874-
Studies in the theory of numbers.
New York, Chelsea Pub. Co. [c1957]
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Leonard E Dickson
|Description:||viii, 230 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.|
|Contents:||pt. I. Arithmetic of ternary quadratic forms. Quadratic forms in n variables --
Introduction to ternary quadratic forms; universal forms --
Representation of binary forms by ternary forms --
Equivalence of indefinite, ternary, quadratic forms --
Genera and representation of numbers --
Quadratic Diophantine equations --
pt. II. Minima of indefinite quadratic forms. Minima of indefinite, binary quadratic forms --
Minima of indefinite, ternary, quadratic forms --
Minima of indefinite, quaternary, quadratic forms --
Tabulation of reduced, integral, ternary, quadratic forms which are indefinite, but not zero forms --
pt. III. Miscellaneous investigations of quadratic forms. Reduced, positive, quadratic forms; their minima --
Universal, zero, quadratic forms --
Number of representations as a sum of 5, 6, 7, or 8 squares.
|Responsibility:||by Leonard Eugene Dickson.|