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numtheory[nthpow] - find the largest nth power in a number

Calling Sequence

nthpow(m, n)

Parameters

m

-

non-zero integer

n

-

natural number

Description

• 

The function nthpow will return bn where b is the greatest natural number such that bn divides m.

• 

The command with(numtheory,nthpow) allows the use of the abbreviated form of this command.

Examples

withnumtheory:

nthpow4,2

22

(1)

nthpow250,3

53

(2)

See Also

numtheory[factorset]


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