Transactions of the American Mathematical Society

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The first case of Fermat's last theorem is true for all prime exponents up to $ 714,591,416,091,389$

Authors: Andrew Granville and Michael B. Monagan
Journal: Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 306 (1988), 329-359
MSC: Primary 11D41
MathSciNet review: 927694
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Abstract: We show that if the first case of Fermat's Last Theorem is false for prime exponent $ p$ then $ {p^2}$ divides $ {q^p} - q$ for all primes $ q \leqslant 8q$. As a corollary we state the theorem of the title.

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