fundamental theorem of arithmetic
 fundamental theorem of arithmetic

Fundamental principle of
number theory proved by Carl Friedrich Gauss in 1801.
It states that any integer greater than 1 can be expressed as the product of
prime numbers in only one way.
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Fundamental principle of
number theory proved by Carl Friedrich Gauss (
Gauss, Carl Friedrich) in 1801. It states that any integer greater than 1 can be expressed as the product of prime number (
prime)s in only one way.
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