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Mathematics of Computation
Mathematics of Computation
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Sets of $ n$ squares of which any $ n-1$ have their sum square


Author: Jean Lagrange
Journal: Math. Comp. 41 (1983), 675-681
MSC: Primary 10B05; Secondary 10J05
MathSciNet review: 717711
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Abstract: A systematic method is given for calculating sets of n squares of which any $ n - 1$ have their sum square. A particular method is developed for $ n = 4$. Tables give the smallest solution for each $ n \leqslant 8$ and other small solutions for $ n \leqslant 5$.


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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S0025-5718-1983-0717711-9
PII: S 0025-5718(1983)0717711-9
Article copyright: © Copyright 1983 American Mathematical Society