Congruence Classes Modulo a Polynomial

  • Lindsay N. Childs
Part of the Undergraduate Texts in Mathematics book series (UTM)


In Chapter 6 we constructed the rings ℤ/mℤ by looking at congruence classes of integers modulo m. For m a prime, ℤ/mℤ turned out to be a field. In Chapter 20 we introduced congruences modulo a polynomial. In this chapter we consider congruence classes modulo a polynomial.


Nonzero Element Minimal Degree Minimal Polynomial Primitive Element Multiplication Table 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Lindsay N. Childs
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  1. 1.Department of MathematicsSUNY at AlbanyAlbanyUSA

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