Every positive integer is a sum of three palindromes

Article by Javier Cilleruelo and Florian Luca and Lewis Baxter

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For integer \(g\ge 5\), we prove that any positive integer can be written as a sum of three palindromes in base \(g\).

URL: http://arxiv.org/abs/1602.06208v2

PDF: http://arxiv.org/pdf/1602.06208v2

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