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Puzzle: Name that Theorem

  1. Aug 3, 2005 #1
    I am thinking of a famous formula related to number theory, but I have reworded it (this may not be original to me -- I don't know). Can you name the theorm:

    If a, b, c and n are positive integers, then

    [tex] a^{n}=\int_{b}^{c}n{x^{n-1}}dx [/tex]

    has no solutions for any [tex] n > 2 [/tex]. Maybe we can submit our answers in white font letters!


    Steve Rives
  2. jcsd
  3. Aug 3, 2005 #2
    Do I have to tell you? It is sometimes written FL.....FL something.
  4. Aug 4, 2005 #3
    Andrew Wiles and Fermat...
  5. Aug 4, 2005 #4
    FLT!!!!!!!!! :smile:
    Last edited: Aug 4, 2005
  6. Aug 4, 2005 #5
    yes , Fermat's last theorem !
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