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How to change the modulus of congruence

  1. Oct 26, 2015 #1
    Suppose we have ##a \equiv 0 (mod~ m)##. And, ## a \equiv b (mod~ n)##. Is there any way to relate ##b## with ##m## and ##n## ?
     
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  3. Oct 26, 2015 #2

    Mark44

    Staff: Mentor

    Your first equation is equivalent to a = k1m, and the second is equivalent to a = k2n + b.
     
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