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Summing consecutive factorials (Posted on 2018-06-26) Difficulty: 1 of 5
1!=1^2; 1!+2!+3!=3^2
Are there any other sums of n consecutive factorials that sum up to a perfect square?

Either list them all or prove there are none.

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re(3): If you don't have to start with 1 ... | Comment 5 of 7 |
(In reply to re(2): If you don't have to start with 1 ... by Daniel)

Daniel, the square of any integer n=2 mod7 = 4 mod7.


For n=51 = 2 mod7, 51^2 = 2601 = 4 mod7 

  Posted by xdog on 2018-06-26 12:19:17
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