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    number of solutions

    Find the number of solutions for x and y in the following expression. x^y=2013^2013.
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    Re: number of solutions

    Hey geniusgarvil.

    You are going to have infinitely many solutions for this: Does x and y have to be whole numbers?
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    Re: number of solutions

    Yes , x and y are positive integers
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    Re: number of solutions

    Hint: Try factorizing the number first and then look for solutions by prime decomposition.
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