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

Home > Numbers
169 (Posted on 2004-11-04) Difficulty: 4 of 5
Find all integers 1<=k<=169 for which 169 is not the sum of k nonzero squares.

The squares are not necessarily unique. For example k=5: 169=1+4+4+16+144.

This should be done without a brute force program.

See The Solution Submitted by Brian Smith    
Rating: 2.5000 (2 votes)

Comments: ( Back to comment list | You must be logged in to post comments.)
re(2): No Subject | Comment 6 of 13 |

Wow, I horribly misinterpreted your post.  Really sorry.

Edited on November 4, 2004, 11:06 pm
  Posted by Dustin on 2004-11-04 23:05:27

Please log in:
Remember me:
Sign up! | Forgot password

Search body:
Forums (1)
Newest Problems
Random Problem
FAQ | About This Site
Site Statistics
New Comments (2)
Unsolved Problems
Top Rated Problems
This month's top
Most Commented On

Copyright © 2002 - 2019 by Animus Pactum Consulting. All rights reserved. Privacy Information