Rényi's Polynomial

Rényi's polynomial is the polynomial


(Rényi 1947, Coppersmith and Davenport 1991) that has 29 terms and whose square has 28, making it a sparse polynomial square.

See also

Sparse Polynomial Square

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Coppersmith, D. and Davenport, J. "Polynomials Whose Powers Are Sparse." Acta Arith. 58, 79-87, 1991.Rényi, A. "On the Minimal Number of Terms in the Square of a Polynomial." Acta Math. Hungar. 1, 30-34, 1947. Reprinted in Selected Papers of Alfred Rényi, Vol. 1. Budapest, pp. 44-47, 1976.

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Rényi's Polynomial

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Weisstein, Eric W. "Rényi's Polynomial." From MathWorld--A Wolfram Web Resource.

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