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    Congruence Theory Proof

    For n>(or equal to) 1, use a congruence theory to prove

    27 divides 2^(5n+1) + 5^(n+2)

    43 divides 6^(n+2) + 7^(2n+1)
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    Note that: 2^5=32\equiv{5}(\bmod.27) and 7^2=49\equiv{6}(\bmod.43) try to go on from there
    Last edited by PaulRS; November 3rd 2009 at 04:08 AM.
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