## JFF0: Distributivity and the greatest common divisor

Authors

João F. Ferreira

Abstract

This note presents a reasonable sufficient condition for a function to distribute over the greatest common divisor. The derived lemma is used to prove that the Mersenne function is such a function.

Keywords

greatest common divisor, number theory, calculational method, distributivity properties

Bibtex entry
@unpublished{JFF0,
author = {Ferreira, Jo\~{a}o  F. },
citeulike-article-id = {2448643},
keywords = {jff-bib, number-theory},
title = {Distributivity and the greatest common divisor},
year = {2006}
}


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History
• May 2007 — changed the note's structure
• November 2006 — first version of the note is made public