Question 1

a) Compute

b) Compute

Question 2


is prime, show that 3 is not a quadratic residue.

Combine this with the result of question 2 from March 1 to conclude that every number not divisible by p is congruent to a power of 3 modulo p.

Question 3

For what primes p the number 5 is a quadratic residue?

Question 4

Show that any prime number p which is congruent to 1 modulo 6 is a divisor of some number of the form