E Euclid Apr 2008 50 0 Jul 15, 2018 #1 Is there a formula for evaluating the number of negative residues in Guass's Lemma? Is it given by the ceiling function of (p-1)/4?

Is there a formula for evaluating the number of negative residues in Guass's Lemma? Is it given by the ceiling function of (p-1)/4?

I Idea Jun 2013 1,110 590 Lebanon Jul 15, 2018 #2 p=11 a=9 number of negative residues: 2 the ceiling function: 3 they are not the same, not even the same parity Reactions: 2 people

p=11 a=9 number of negative residues: 2 the ceiling function: 3 they are not the same, not even the same parity