All about flooble | fun stuff | Get a free chatterbox | Free JavaScript | Avatars    
perplexus dot info

Home > Numbers
Odd Egyptians (Posted on 2017-06-21) Difficulty: 3 of 5
Find all ways of expressing 1 as the sum of nine distinct odd Egyptian Fractions.

I.e. reciprocals of odd whole numbers.

No Solution Yet Submitted by Jer    
No Rating

Comments: ( Back to comment list | You must be logged in to post comments.)
re: Programming exercise (spoiler); 20/20 hindsight Comment 2 of 2 |
(In reply to Programming exercise (spoiler); 20/20 hindsight by Charlie)

There is the text and a link to the pdf of that text, of a proof that the five are the only five, at


http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0022314X07000510

The proof is nine pages long.

  Posted by Charlie on 2017-06-21 21:53:57
Please log in:
Login:
Password:
Remember me:
Sign up! | Forgot password


Search:
Search body:
Forums (0)
Newest Problems
Random Problem
FAQ | About This Site
Site Statistics
New Comments (8)
Unsolved Problems
Top Rated Problems
This month's top
Most Commented On

Chatterbox:
Copyright © 2002 - 2017 by Animus Pactum Consulting. All rights reserved. Privacy Information