This is a direct continuation of my last post on factoring. In this post, we will look into some of the more intricate refinements of Fermat’s Method of Factorization.
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After my previous posts (I, II) on perfect partitions of numbers, I continued to play with the relationship between compositions and partitions of different numbers. I ended up stumbling across the following idea: which numbers can be represented as a sum of consecutive positive integers? This seems to be another well-known question, but I haven’t come across it before.