By Antonio Machì

This e-book bargains with numerous themes in algebra worthwhile for laptop technology purposes and the symbolic remedy of algebraic difficulties, mentioning and discussing their algorithmic nature. the subjects coated variety from classical effects reminiscent of the Euclidean set of rules, the chinese language the rest theorem, and polynomial interpolation, to p-adic expansions of rational and algebraic numbers and rational features, to arrive the matter of the polynomial factorisation, specially through Berlekamp’s technique, and the discrete Fourier rework. easy algebra suggestions are revised in a sort suited to implementation on a working laptop or computer algebra method.

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Let x0 = 1, x1 = 4, x2 = 6, x3 = 11, and u0 = 10, u1 = 334, u2 = 1040, u3 = 5920. Thus: (x − 4)(x − 6)(x − 11) (1 − 4)(1 − 6)(1 − 11) (x − 1)(x − 6)(x − 11) L1 (x) = (4 − 1)(4 − 6)(4 − 11) (x − 1)(x − 4)(x − 11) L2 (x) = (6 − 1)(6 − 4)(6 − 11) (x − 1)(x − 4)(x − 6) L3 (x) = (11 − 1)(11 − 4)(11 − 6) L0 (x) = x3 − 21x2 + 134x − 264 , −150 x3 − 18x2 + 83x − 66 = , 42 x3 − 16x2 + 59x − 44 = , −50 x3 − 11x2 + 34x − 24 = . 350 = From this follows: u(x) = 10L0 (x) + 334L1 (x) + 1040L2 (x) + 5920L3 (x) = 4x3 + 5x2 − x + 2.

Analogously, all ci s with i < n are equal to zero. So: 1 ≡ (1 − pn )(1 + cn pn ) = 1 + cn pn − pn − cn p2n mod pn+1 , 46 2 p-adic series expansions and hence 0 ≡ cn − 1 mod p, and cn = 1. As above, all coeﬃcients from cn+1 to c2n−1 are zero, and c2k = 1. In conclusion, ci = 1 for i a multiple of n, and ci = 0 otherwise: 1 = 1 + pn + p2n + · · · + pkn + · · · . 1 − pn Remark. The expansions in these examples can be found as particular cases of the formal expansion: 1 = 1 + x + x2 + · · · , 1−x by which we mean the sequence of congruences: 1 ≡ (1 − x)(1 + x + · · · + xn−1 ) mod xn (indeed, the left-hand side equals 1−xn mod xn , and this is equivalent to 1 mod xn , n = 1, 2, .

Indeed, consider f (x)Lk (x). If ∂f (x) ≥ ∂mo (x), let f (x) = m0 (x)q(x) + r(x), so f (x)Lk (x) = m0 (x)q(x)Lk (x) + r(x)Lk (x). But m0 (x)Lk (x) ≡ 0 mod m(x), and hence f (x)Lk (x) ≡ fk (x)Lk (x) mod m(x) with fk (x) = r(x). As in the case of integers, the properties above allows us to decompose the ring A as a direct sum of subrings Ak = {f (x)Lk (x) mod m(x)}. Finally, with the same proof as for the integers, we have Ak K[x]/(mk (x)). Remark. The ring A is also a vector space over K, as is easily seen; so it is an algebra.