Date: Jan 6, 2013 2:05 PM
Author: Michael Klemm
Subject: Re: From Fermat little theorem to Fermat Last Theorem
You should give a reason why you assume a < p.
For p = 2 you have 3^2 + 4^2 = 5^2, and then by little Fermat 3 + 4
congruent 5 (mod 2)
but not 3 < 2.
"John Jens" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> On Sunday, January 6, 2013 10:56:35 AM UTC+2, M_Klemm wrote:
>> consider the case p =3, proved by Euler. Then you see that the assumption
>> < p in line 4 is not at all justified.
> I'm sorry but I don't understand what are you trying to say.