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## Homework Statement

. Disprove the following statement: There exists integers a, b, c, none divisible by 7, such that 7|a^3 + b^3 + c^3

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## The Attempt at a Solution

if 7|a^3 + b^3 + c^3, then a^3 + b^3 + c^3 is congruent to 0(mod 7)

if a,b,c are none divisible by 7 then I just work out the cases for 1,2,3,4,5,6 and show that there is no way to get to a^3 + b^3 + c^3 is congruent to 0(mod 7).

Is that right?

Is there an easier way to do it cause mine is very inefficient.

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