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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 $g$.

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Everypositiveintegerisasumofthreepalindromes
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article
date_added
2017-06-21
date_published
2016-06-10

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@article{Everypositiveintegerisasumofthreepalindromes,
	key = {Everypositiveintegerisasumofthreepalindromes},
	type = {article},
	title = {Every positive integer is a sum of three palindromes},
	author = {Javier Cilleruelo and Florian Luca and Lewis Baxter},
	abstract = {For integer {\$}g\ge 5{\$}, we prove that any positive integer can be written as a
sum of three palindromes in base {\$}g{\$}.},
	comment = {},
	date_added = {2017-06-21},
	date_published = {2016-06-10},
	urls = {http://arxiv.org/abs/1602.06208v2,http://arxiv.org/pdf/1602.06208v2},
	collections = {Easily explained,Fun maths facts},
	url = {http://arxiv.org/abs/1602.06208v2 http://arxiv.org/pdf/1602.06208v2},
	urldate = {2017-06-21},
	archivePrefix = {arXiv},
	eprint = {1602.06208},
	primaryClass = {math.NT},
	year = 2016
}