On the uniform distribution of inverses modulo n

Jozsef Beck, Mizan R. Khan

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In this expository note we use uniform distribution to clarify a result on the difference of an element and its inverse in (Z/nZ)*. We then explain why our remarks apply to some other settings. In doing so we state and prove a couple of folklore theorems on uniform distribution.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)147-155
Number of pages9
JournalPeriodica Mathematica Hungarica
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jan 1 2002

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  • Mathematics(all)

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