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The argument for (a) is constructive, and thus the forms given explicitly in (b) can be transformed constructively into properly equivalent forms satisfying the conditions of (a). Hence we are led to explicit forms as in (a) representing p. A generalization of (b) concerning how a composite integer m can be represented if GCD(D, m) = 1 appears in Problem 2 at the end of the chapter. What is missing in all this is a description of proper equivalences among the forms as in (a). 7 when D < 0. 8, but we shall omit some of the proof of that theorem.

N n odd ≥1 The adjusted formula correctly gives h(−4) = −1, since Leibniz had shown more than a century earlier that 1 − 13 + 15 − 17 + · · · = π4 . ” See Problems 9–11 at the end of the chapter. I. Transition to Modern Number Theory 8 evaluate the displayed inﬁnite series for general D as a ﬁnite sum, but that further step does not concern us here. The important thing to observe is that the inﬁnite series is always an instance of a series ∞ n=1 χ (n)/n with χ a periodic function on the positive integers satisfying χ (m + n) = χ (m)χ (n).

8a are (1, 3, −2) and (−2, 3, 1), which make up one cycle, and (−1, 3, 2) and (2, 3, −1), which make up another cycle. Thus h(21) = 2. 4. Composition of Forms, Class Group 2 2 The identity (x12 + y12 )(x22 + y22 ) = (x1 x√ 2 − y1 y2 ) + (x 1 y2 + x 2 y1 ) , which can be derived by factoring the left side in Q( −1 )[x1 , y1 , x2 , y2 ] and rearranging the factors, readily generalizes to an identity involving any form x 2 + bx y + cy 2 of nonsquare discriminant D = b2 − 4c. We complete the the√form √square, writing 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 2 as (x − 2 by) − 4 y D and factoring it as x − 2 by + 2 y D x − 2 by − 2 y D , and we obtain (x12 + bx1 y1 + cy12 )(x22 + bx2 y2 + cy22 ) = (x1 x2 − cy1 y2 )2 + b(x1 x2 − cy1 y2 )(x1 y2 + x2 y1 + by1 y2 ) + c(x1 y2 + x2 y1 + by1 y2 )2 .