Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Zero product property for integers

  1. Feb 4, 2008 #1
    Hi, I am just wondering if the zero product property (ab=0 implies a=0 or b=0) can be proven on the integers, or is it directly axiomatic to the defining of the integers? Also, where might I find a definition of the integer axioms? Thanks a lot,
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Feb 5, 2008 #2

    HallsofIvy

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor

    Last edited by a moderator: Feb 5, 2008
Share this great discussion with others via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook




Loading...