91. Two squares or not two squares | TWOSQRS

simple one, after you get to know about the Fermat’s Theorem…. and also if n = 4*k + 3, it can never be a sum of two squares.

even^2 + even^2 = 4*k

odd^2 + even^2 = 4*k + 1

odd^2 + odd^2 = 4*k + 2

Fermat’s Theorem: A number n is a sum of two squares if and only if all prime factors of n of the form 4m+3 have even exponent in the prime fatorization of n.

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