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Primitive root

If \(n\) is a positive integer, the integers between 1 and \(n − 1\) that are coprime to \(n\) (or equivalently, the congruence classes coprime to \(n\)) form a group with multiplication modulo n as the operation; it is denoted by Zn× and is called the group of units modulo n or the group of primitive classes modulo n. As explained in the article multiplicative group of integers modulo n, this group is cyclic if and only if n is equal to 2, 4, p^k, or 2p^k where pk is a power of an odd prime number. A generator of this cyclic group is called a primitive root modulo n, or a primitive element of Zn^×.

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8 months, 2 weeks ago

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What is the [3], [4], [5] supposed to mean? Agnishom Chattopadhyay · 8 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Agnishom Chattopadhyay Sorry it was a mistake, I removed it... by the way root ta ki bhabe likbo goh? LaTex?


\(\sqrt{x}\) Sattik Biswas · 8 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Sattik Biswas You still have [5] in there. On Brilliant, communicating in English is recommended.

I'll edit your comment to make a \(\sqrt{x}\). Click on edit and check that for reference. Agnishom Chattopadhyay · 8 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Agnishom Chattopadhyay ahhhh....i am sorry again..i will remove it..since its my first note I am making too many mistakes. Sattik Biswas · 8 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Sattik Biswas What matters is that you're posting notes, which is great! Agnishom Chattopadhyay · 8 months, 2 weeks ago

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@Agnishom Chattopadhyay thank you very much. You the inspiration man Sattik Biswas · 8 months, 2 weeks ago

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