*In which we conclude our study of methods of factorising large numbers, and, indeed, the course.*

## Archive for the ‘II Number Theory’ Category

### Number Theory: Lecture 24

December 4, 2013
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### Number Theory: Lecture 23

December 2, 2013*In which we think about how to find a factor of a large number.*

### Number Theory: Lecture 22

November 29, 2013*In which we meet two more types of pseudoprime, and their corresponding primality tests.*

### Number Theory: Lecture 21

November 27, 2013*In which we study solutions to Pell’s equation, and start thinking about primality tests.*

### Number Theory: Lecture 20

November 25, 2013### Number Theory: Lecture 19

November 22, 2013*In which we study convergents, and make sense of infinite continued fractions.*

### Number Theory: Lecture 18

November 20, 2013*In which we meet continued fractions.*

### Number Theory: Lecture 16

November 15, 2013*In which we see an outline of a proof of the Prime Number Theorem.*

### Number Theory: Lecture 15

November 13, 2013### Number Theory: Lecture 14

November 11, 2013*In which we determine which numbers are the sum of two squares, and start to study the distribution of the primes.*