Diophantine equation

285 CE

Diophantine equation

The book of science

Tom Sharp

Diophantus mathematics

Diophantine equation

Pell hadn’t solved it

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Pythagorean triples are integer solutions to a2 + b2 = c2 where a < b.

The first taxicab number, 13 + 123 = 93 + 103 = 1729.

Pell numbers are integer solutions to x2 - 2y2 = ±1.

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