if aČ - bČ -17=0

what is a times b

can you explain how to do that?

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- Apr 22nd 2008, 05:25 AMjohnerdemalgebra equation
if aČ - bČ -17=0

what is a times b

can you explain how to do that?

- Apr 22nd 2008, 05:50 AMmr fantastic
- Apr 22nd 2008, 05:53 AMjohnerdemOnly guess?
So this question is a guess work but no formule or something?

- Apr 22nd 2008, 05:58 AMmr fantastic
It's not hard to guess.

A general solution to a^2 - b^2 = 17, where a and b are integers, can be found without guesswork using the theory of solving diophantine equations: Diophantine equation - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia