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Residue Class

Definition: The residue class of a modulo m is the set of all integer numbers that are congruent to a modulo m.

[a]m := [a] = m.

Proposition: [a]m = {a+im: i in Z}, for every a in Z, m in Z>0.

Author: Wolfgang Schreiner
Last Modification: January 12, 2000

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