Math Is Fun Forum
  Discussion about math, puzzles, games and fun.   Useful symbols: ÷ × ½ √ ∞ ≠ ≤ ≥ ≈ ⇒ ± ∈ Δ θ ∴ ∑ ∫ • π ƒ -¹ ² ³ °

You are not logged in.

#1 2013-02-24 21:34:50

jacks
Member
Registered: 2012-11-21
Posts: 77

no. of divisers

The no. of divisers of 

which are is in the form of
where n is a Natural no.

Offline

#2 2013-02-24 21:42:56

bobbym
Administrator
From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 84,597

Re: no. of divisers

Hi jacks;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

Offline

#3 2013-02-25 04:58:07

scientia
Member
Registered: 2009-11-13
Posts: 222

Re: no. of divisers

The number of positive divisors of

(where the

are distinct primes) is
.

Offline

#4 2013-02-25 13:33:17

anonimnystefy
Real Member
From: The Foundation
Registered: 2011-05-23
Posts: 15,392

Re: no. of divisers

Hi scientia

He needs the divisors of the form 4n+1.


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

Offline

#5 2013-02-26 02:11:50

scientia
Member
Registered: 2009-11-13
Posts: 222

Offline

#6 2013-02-26 06:29:10

anonimnystefy
Real Member
From: The Foundation
Registered: 2011-05-23
Posts: 15,392

Re: no. of divisers

Hi scientia

It's ok. Happens to me a lot, too. smile

Hi jacks

I believe bobbym's right.


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

Offline

#7 2013-02-26 07:18:07

bobbym
Administrator
From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 84,597

Re: no. of divisers

Hi;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

Offline

#8 2013-02-26 07:38:07

anonimnystefy
Real Member
From: The Foundation
Registered: 2011-05-23
Posts: 15,392

Re: no. of divisers

hi bobbym


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

Offline

#9 2013-02-26 07:43:52

bobbym
Administrator
From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 84,597

Re: no. of divisers

Hi;

Last edited by bobbym (2013-02-26 07:44:53)


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

Offline

#10 2013-02-26 07:54:06

anonimnystefy
Real Member
From: The Foundation
Registered: 2011-05-23
Posts: 15,392

Re: no. of divisers

Both!


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

Offline

#11 2013-02-26 08:34:44

bobbym
Administrator
From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 84,597

Re: no. of divisers

The mighty aardvark thanks you.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

Offline

#12 2013-02-26 08:36:28

anonimnystefy
Real Member
From: The Foundation
Registered: 2011-05-23
Posts: 15,392

Re: no. of divisers

What about bobbym?


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

Offline

#13 2013-02-26 08:39:03

bobbym
Administrator
From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 84,597

Re: no. of divisers

I will ask him when I see him but he is unpredictable. He does not take a compliment well.

Last edited by bobbym (2013-02-26 08:42:49)


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

Offline

#14 2013-02-26 08:52:13

anonimnystefy
Real Member
From: The Foundation
Registered: 2011-05-23
Posts: 15,392

Re: no. of divisers

That's too bad. I really have a lot of compliments for him.


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

Offline

#15 2013-02-26 08:58:02

bobbym
Administrator
From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 84,597

Re: no. of divisers

I happen to know you are one of his favorite people and he admires you very much.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

Offline

#16 2013-02-26 08:58:52

anonimnystefy
Real Member
From: The Foundation
Registered: 2011-05-23
Posts: 15,392

Re: no. of divisers

Admires me for what?


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

Offline

#17 2013-02-26 09:03:59

bobbym
Administrator
From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 84,597

Re: no. of divisers

He said he thinks you will be a fine adult and a great mathematician. He puts you in his top 5 of the best he has seen.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

Offline

#18 2013-02-26 09:05:32

anonimnystefy
Real Member
From: The Foundation
Registered: 2011-05-23
Posts: 15,392

Re: no. of divisers

I'm not sure if that is a good measure, considering how much sunlight he sees. smile

Top 5 what?

And, either way, he is probably not correct.


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

Offline

#19 2013-02-26 09:09:44

bobbym
Administrator
From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 84,597

Re: no. of divisers

5 or so people that are amazing to him.

And, either way, he is probably not correct.

So when a person is headed for greatness and misses the mark by falling short, that person will still shine.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

Offline

#20 2013-02-26 09:15:35

anonimnystefy
Real Member
From: The Foundation
Registered: 2011-05-23
Posts: 15,392

Re: no. of divisers

Amazing can also be in a negative way. I sure hope you don't mean that!

bobbym wrote:

So when a person is headed for greatness and misses the mark by falling short, that person will still shine.

Was this a question or a statement?


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

Offline

#21 2013-02-26 09:20:35

bobbym
Administrator
From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 84,597

Re: no. of divisers

Hmmm, the negative attributes of people do not amaze me, except at how stupid such people are to act that way.

I meant people of great ability.

It was a statement of course.

I am off to go shopping see you.

Last edited by bobbym (2013-02-26 09:24:32)


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

Offline

#22 2013-02-26 09:28:40

anonimnystefy
Real Member
From: The Foundation
Registered: 2011-05-23
Posts: 15,392

Re: no. of divisers

How is a person meant for greatness supposed to shine if he doesn't do something great?

See you later. Please do not forget anything like you did last time.


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

Offline

#23 2013-02-26 09:34:13

bobbym
Administrator
From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 84,597

Re: no. of divisers

Hahhahahahahhahhahha?! Do you know who Dr. Mifune is? I did not think so!  Well, he is a guy with a great laugh and I have copied it.

Shopping I must go.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

Offline

#24 2013-02-26 09:37:33

anonimnystefy
Real Member
From: The Foundation
Registered: 2011-05-23
Posts: 15,392

Re: no. of divisers

Ok, see you.


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

Offline

#25 2013-02-26 15:28:25

bobbym
Administrator
From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 84,597

Re: no. of divisers

Please do not forget anything like you did last time.

What? I am constant as the northern star. Forget? Impossible!


Dorothy: Your Majesty, if you were king, you wouldn't be afraid of anything?

Cowardly Lion: Not nobody! Not nohow!

Tin Woodsman: Not even a rhinoceros?

Cowardly Lion: Imposerous!

Dorothy: How about a hippopotamus?

Cowardly Lion: Why, I'd thrash him from top to bottomus!

Dorothy: Supposing you met an elephant?

Cowardly Lion: I'd wrap him up in cellephant!

Scarecrow: What if it were a brontosaurus?

Cowardly Lion: I'd show him who was king of the forest!


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

Offline

Board footer

Powered by FluxBB