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Locating Unimodular Roots

Michael Brilleslyper and Beth Schaubroeck
The College Mathematics Journal
Vol. 45, No. 3 (May 2014), pp. 162-168
DOI: 10.4169/college.math.j.45.3.162
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Locating Unimodular Roots
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Summary We investigate a simple family of trinomials and characterize the number and location of all their unimodular roots in terms of a divisibility condition on the sum of the exponents. The main result depends on a classical theorem about Diophantine equations.

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