Fermat Numbers

Interspersed with historical and biographical details, this article by B.A. Sethuraman, has rich nuggets of information. These don’t just exercise a student’s understanding of exponents, they also provide solvable proofs for school students. Best of all, the article weaves random results into a coherent whole, giving direction to ideas, conjectures and proofs.

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