View Single Post
Old 2017-06-01, 11:13   #8
xilman's Avatar
May 2003
Down not across

24×13×53 Posts

Originally Posted by devarajkandadai View Post
Merely saying " I am pretty sure Isaac....." will not do; can you quote any paper or book where in either Newton, Euler or any mathematician has mentioned this result?
The result is so trivial that any self-respecting mathematician would not even think of publishing it --- especially so because it is incorrect as you first stated it (see my subsequent correction).
xilman is offline   Reply With Quote