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Topic: ----- ----- ----- conjecture on a diophantine equation
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William Elliot

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Re: ----- conjecture on a diophantine equation
Posted: Mar 26, 2013 12:47 AM
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On Sun, 24 Mar 2013, Deep wrote:

Don't use ----- three times, once is more than enough.

> Consider the following equation under the given conditions.
> x^2k + y^2k = z^2k (1)
> Conditions: x, z are coprime odd integers, prime k > 3
> Conjecture: y^k = U^(1/2) where U is a non-square integer.

False. x = z = 1; y = 0

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