Lagrange’s theorem with n1/3 squares

S. L G Choi, P. Erdős, Melvyn B. Nathanson

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Abstract

For every N > 1 we construct a set A of squares such that |A| <(4/log 2)N1/3 log N and every nonnegative integer n <N is a sum of four squares belonging to A.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)203-205
Number of pages3
JournalProceedings of the American Mathematical Society
Volume79
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1980

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Keywords

  • Addition of sequences
  • Lagrange’s theorem
  • Sums of squares

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Mathematics(all)
  • Applied Mathematics

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