EΥ{hooked}PHKA! num = Δ + Δ + Δ

George E. Andrews

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A formula for the generating function for the number of representations of n as a sum of three triangular numbers is given. From this formula Gauss's theorem that every natural number is a sum of three triangular numbers follows immediately.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)285-293
Number of pages9
JournalJournal of Number Theory
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jul 1986

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Algebra and Number Theory


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