MATH 4460 - Theory of Numbers

Class Information:

  • The syllabus is here

Homework:

Lecture notes:

  • Topic 1 - Division and Primes
    Extra - proof that there are infinitely many primes
  • Topic 2 - GCD
  • Topic 3 - Linear Diophantine Equations
  • Topic 4 - The Fundamental Theorem of Arithmetic
  • Topic 5 - Construction of Z_n and the properties of Z_n
  • Topic 6 - Pythagorean Triples
  • Topic 7 - The Multiplicative Structure of Z_n
  • Topic 8 - Gaussian Integers